from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The fruit of several Australian proteaceous trees of the genus Linkia, particularly L. falcata; also, the trees themselves. It is tasteless, and seldom eaten by any but children.

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  • n. any of numerous shrubs and small trees having hard narrow leaves and long-lasting yellow or white flowers followed by small edible but insipid fruits


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  • Also used for various species of Persoonia, a.k.a. snottygobble.

    April 10, 2016

  • It's a tree.

    February 12, 2013