quandong

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n quandong red Australian fruit; used for dessert or in jam
    • n quandong Australian tree having hard white timber and glossy green leaves with white flowers followed by one-seeded glossy blue fruit
    • n quandong the fruit of the Brisbane quandong tree
    • n quandong Australian tree with edible flesh and edible nutlike seed
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Quandong (Bot) The edible drupaceous fruit of an Australian tree (Fusanus acuminatus) of the Sandalwood family; -- called also quandang.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n quandong Same as quandang. See also Fusanus.
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Usage

In literature:

On the road we saw several quandong trees, and got some of the ripe fruit.
"Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration" by Ernest Giles
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