Definition of Carambola tree

1. Noun. East Indian tree bearing deeply ridged yellow-brown fruit.

Exact synonyms: Averrhoa Carambola, Carambola
Terms within: Carambola, Star Fruit
Generic synonyms: Fruit Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carambola Tree

caracolling
caracols
caracoly
caract
caracts
caracul
caraculs
carafe
carafes
caragana
caraganas
carageen
carageens
caramba
carambola
carambola tree (current term)
carambolas
caramel
caramel apple
caramel apples
caramel brown
caramel bun
caramelisation
caramelise
caramelised
caramelises
caramelising
caramelization
caramelize
caramelized

Literary usage of Carambola tree

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1. The Chinese Classics: With a Translation, Critical and Exegetical Notes by James Legge, Confucius, Mencius (1871)
"Sih yew ch'ang-ts'oo. it А Щ 1 In the low wet grounds is the carambola tree; Soft and pliant are its branches, With the glossiness of tender beauty. ..."

2. Book of Odes (Shi-King) by Launcelot Cranmer-Byng (1908)
"I ""HE marshland holds the carambola tree; The marshland rears the carambola tree; All purple and red its blossoms be. In careless beauty and tender sheen, ..."

3. The Useful Plants of India: With Notices of Their Chief Value in Commerce by Heber Drury (1873)
"The tree is a native of the Moluccas. The fruits are pickled or preserved in sugar. (80) Averrhoa carambola (Linn.) Do. Carambola-tree, ENO. ..."

4. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"Fruit acid, used for pickles, confections, etc. b. A. Carambola L. China, cult, in East Indies. carambola tree ..."

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