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alligator apple

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Annona glabra, a tropical fruit tree that grows in swamps.
  • n. The fruit of Annona glabra, oblong to spherical and roughly apple-sized.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the fruit of the Anona palustris, a West Indian tree. It is said to be narcotic in its properties.

Etymologies

From the fact that American alligators sometimes eat the fruit. (Wiktionary)

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