Otaheite apple love


from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See apple, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • The fruit of a Polynesian anacardiaceous tree (Spondias dulcis), also called vi-apple. It is rather larger than an apple, and the rind has a flavor of turpentine, but the flesh is said to taste like pineapples.
  • A West Indian name for a myrtaceous tree (Jambosa Malaccensis) which bears crimson berries.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A fruit native to Pacific islands such as Tahiti.
  • noun The tree that bears this fruit, Spondias dulcis


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