from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • proper noun small genus of shrubs called kumquats, native to South China, producing small ovoid orangelike fruits called kumquats.

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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the tribe Citreae — the kumquat.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun small genus of shrubs native to south China producing small ovoid fruits resembling oranges: includes kumquats


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