from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A widely cultivated South American plant (Lycopersicon esculentum) having edible, fleshy, usually red fruit.
- n. The fruit of this plant.
- n. Slang A woman regarded as attractive.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A widely cultivated plant, Solanum lycopersicum, having edible fruit
- n. The savory fruit of this plant, red when ripe, treated as a vegetable in horticulture
- n. A shade of red, the colour of a ripe tomato.
- n. A desirable-looking woman.
- n. A stupid act or person.
- v. to pelt with tomatoes
- v. to add tomatoes to (a dish)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The fruit of a plant of the Nightshade family (Lycopersicum esculentun); also, the plant itself. The fruit, which is called also love apple, is usually of a rounded, flattened form, but often irregular in shape. It is of a bright red or yellow color, and is eaten either cooked or uncooked.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The fruit of a garden vegetable, Lycopersicum esculentum, native in tropical South America, now widely cultivated for its esculent fruit in temperate as well as tropical lands; also, the plant itself.
- n. See Cyphomandra.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mildly acid red or yellow pulpy fruit eaten as a vegetable
- n. native to South America; widely cultivated in many varieties
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Toyin tomato is writing poetry? wow ... wondas shall never end, what was ur source of inspiration?
The stem has concentrated levels of CIS 3 hexanol, a real strong component of what we identify as tomato smell.
We also made roasted tomatoes, which we call tomato candy.
Botanically, a tomato is the ovary, together with its seeds, of a flowering plant: therefore it is a fruit or, more precisely, a berry.
The English word tomato comes from the Spanish tomatl, first appearing in print in 1595.
However, once in the mainstream, they gained a permanent place on the menu and today the tomato is the subject of more genetic studies than any other New World plant except corn.
To her a tomato is a tomato and an onion is an onion ..
And as Louise Schiavone reports, it was one year ago today that the FDA launched what it called a tomato safety initiative to prevent just exactly this kind of outbreak.
Finding a decent tomato is a difficult thing in the off-season and when you do find them, guess where they came from?