spanish-plum

Spanish plum

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purple mombin

[mohm-been]
noun
a tree, Spondias purpurea, of tropical America, having clusters of purple or greenish flowers and yellow or dark red fruit that is edible either raw or cooked.
Also called red mombin, Spanish plum.


Origin:
see yellow mombin

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