Definition of Common apricot

1. Noun. Temperate zone tree bearing downy yellow to rosy fruits.

Exact synonyms: Prunus Armeniaca
Terms within: Apricot
Group relationships: Genus Prunus, Prunus
Generic synonyms: Apricot, Apricot Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Common Apricot

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common European dogwood
common European earwig
common European jay
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common alder
common alders
common allamanda
common amsinckia
common ancestor
common antigen
common antilog
common antilogarithm
common apricot (current term)
common area
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common arrowhead
common ash
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common axe
common baldness
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Literary usage of Common apricot

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1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"Small tree, of the stature of the common Apricot: Ivs. smaller and narrower, mostly elliptic-ovate, finely and closely serrate, thin, dull green, ..."

2. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"common apricot. Figs. 279-284, Vol. I. Small round- topped tree with reddish ... I. Tree of the dimensions of the common apricot, but the bark greenish or ..."

3. Trees and Shrubs: An Abridgment of the Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum by John Claudius Loudon (1875)
"The common apricot is a fruit tree in general cultivation throughout the temperate regions of the globe, distinguished at first sight from the almond, ..."

4. An Encyclopædia of Trees and Shrubs: Being the Arboretum Et Fruticetum by John Claudius Loudon (1842)
"The common apricot is a fruit tree in general cultivation throughout the temperate regions of the globe, distinguished at first sight from the almond, ..."

5. The Trees of America: Native and Foreign, Pictorially and Botanically by Daniel Jay Browne (1846)
"HE common apricot, in favourable situations, usually attains a height with a handsome, spreading, somewhat orbicular head. The branches are furnished with ..."

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