custard apple

Definitions of custard apple
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n any of several tropical American trees bearing fruit with soft edible pulp

Synonyms:
custard apple tree
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Annona cherimola, cherimoya, cherimoya tree
small tropical American tree bearing round or oblong fruit
Annona diversifolia, ilama, ilama tree
tropical American tree grown in southern United States having a whitish pink-tinged fruit
Annona muricata, prickly custard apple, soursop, soursop tree
small tropical American tree bearing large succulent slightly acid fruit
Annona reticulata, bullock heart, bullock's heart, bullock's heart tree
small tropical American tree bearing a bristly heart-shaped acid tropical fruit
Annona squamosa, sweetsop, sweetsop tree
tropical American tree bearing sweet pulpy fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds
Annona glabra, pond apple, pond-apple tree
small evergreen tree of tropical America with edible fruit; used chiefly as grafting stock
Asimina triloba, papaw, papaw tree, pawpaw
small tree native to the eastern United States having oblong leaves and fleshy fruit
Type of:
fruit tree
tree bearing edible fruit

n the fruit of any of several tropical American trees of the genus Annona having soft edible pulp

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cherimolla, cherimoya
large tropical fruit with leathery skin and soft pulp; related to custard apples
guanabana, soursop
large spiny tropical fruit with tart pulp related to custard apples
Jamaica apple, bullock's heart
large heart-shaped tropical fruit with soft acid pulp
annon, sugar apple, sweetsop
sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds
ilama
whitish tropical fruit with a pinkish tinge related to custard apples; grown in the southern United States
pond apple
ovoid yellow fruit with very fragrant peach-colored flesh; related to custard apples
Type of:
edible fruit
edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh

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