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  • n. The Neapolitan medlar, Crataegus azarolus, a shrub of southern Europe.
  • n. The fruit of this plant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The Neapolitan medlar (Cratægus azarolus), a shrub of southern Europe; also, its fruit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Neapolitan medlar, a species of thorn, Cratægus Azarolus, which bears a rather large, pleasant fruit.


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