yellow mom-bin

yellow mombin

[mohm-been]
noun
a tropical American tree, Spondias mombin, having yellowish-white flowers and yellow, oval, edible fruit.
Also called hog plum.


Origin:
mombin < French (or < American Spanish mombín) < Carib

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yellow mombin

noun
1. tropical American tree having edible yellow fruit [syn: hog plum
2. yellow oval tropical fruit [syn: hog plum
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