myrciaria cauliflora


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

jaboticaba \jaboticaba\ n.
   1. A small evergreen tropical tree (Myrciaria cauliflora)
      native to Brazil and West Indies but introduced into
      southern U. S.; it is grown in Brazil for its edible
      tough-skinned purple grapelike fruit that grows all along
      the branches.

   Syn: jaboticaba tree, Myrciaria cauliflora.
        [WordNet 1.5]

   2. The tough-skinned purple grapelike tropical fruit of the
      jaboticaba tree (Myrciaria cauliflora), grown in Brazil.
      [WordNet 1.5]
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