custard apple tree

Definitions of custard apple tree
  1. noun
    any of several tropical American trees bearing fruit with soft edible pulp
    synonyms: custard apple
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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
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