from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of kumquat.
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- n. Alternative spelling of kumquat.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See kumquat.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A very small orange of about the size of a pigeon's egg, the fruit of the Citrus Aurantium, var. Japonica, very abundant in China and Japan, with a sweet rind and sharp acid pulp. It is used chiefly in preserves. Also spelled cumquot.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of several trees or shrubs of the genus Fortunella bearing small orange-colored edible fruits with thick sweet-flavored skin and sour pulp
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Unless it’s drenched in cumquat brandy, of course.
* NVIDIA cumquat marmalade GeForce ultra-toxic GT 120 with 512MB zoom possum annihilators.
Far, far too much, being that I am simultaneously Wiki-ing Sir Francis Bacon and the history of the cumquat (Such an interesting history, by the way.)
Bangar, having tasted your cumquat brandy, I hereby pronounce you free to dip into anything you want to in this lounge.
God, the cumquat brandy did the trick this year filtered off three 700ml bottles for the girls.
Bacon, goes so well with this yummy cumquat jooosh.
Believe me, Bangar, I am no stranger to the cumquat brandy.
Thanks for the biscuit, I did bring my infamous cumquat brandy with me though.
The Provencal sun has set on tourist season here in Nice and the student body has thinned at my adorable little language school, tucked in beside the cumquat trees on Rue D'angleterre
Bangar, cumquat brandy after a night of food, beer and wine? that has ill effects written all over it.