mammee apple definition

  • noun:
    • See mamey.
    • a-south United states fruit tree, Mammea americana
    • The fresh fruit with this tree
    • A tropical United states tree (Mammea americana) having delicious good fresh fruit (the mammee apple) with a leathery skin.
    • The globular or ovoid exotic good fresh fruit associated with mammee tree (Mammea americana), having a thick russet leathery skin and juicy yellowish or reddish skin.
    • globular or ovoid tropical fresh fruit with thick russet leathery skin and juicy yellow or reddish flesh
    • exotic American tree having delicious fruit with a leathery skin

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