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Definition of German prune
German prune Note: Two or three hundred varieties of plums derived from
the Prunus domestica are described; among them the
greengage, the Orleans, the purple gage, or
Reine Claude Violette, and the German prune, are
some of the best known.
Note: Among the true plums are;
Beach plum, the Prunus maritima, and its crimson or
purple globular drupes,
Bullace plum. See Bullace.
Chickasaw plum, the American Prunus Chicasa, and its
round red drupes.
Orleans plum, a dark reddish purple plum of medium size,
much grown in England for sale in the markets.
Wild plum of America, Prunus Americana, with red or
yellow fruit, the original of the Iowa plum and several
other varieties. Among plants called plum, but of other
genera than Prunus, are;
Australian plum, Cargillia arborea and C. australis, of
the same family with the persimmon.
Blood plum, the West African H[ae]matostaphes Barteri.
Cocoa plum, the Spanish nectarine. See under Nectarine.
Date plum. See under Date.
Gingerbread plum, the West African Parinarium
Gopher plum, the Ogeechee lime.
Gray plum, Guinea plum. See under Guinea.
Indian plum, several species of Flacourtia.
2. A grape dried in the sun; a raisin.
3. A handsome fortune or property; formerly, in cant
language, the sum of [pounds]100,000 sterling; also, the
person possessing it.
Plum bird, Plum budder (Zo["o]l.), the European
Plum gouger (Zo["o]l.), a weevil, or curculio (Coccotorus
scutellaris), which destroys plums. It makes round holes
in the pulp, for the reception of its eggs. The larva
bores into the stone and eats the kernel.
Plum weevil (Zo["o]l.), an American weevil which is very
destructive to plums, nectarines cherries, and many other
stone fruits. It lays its eggs in crescent-shaped
incisions made with its jaws. The larva lives upon the
pulp around the stone. Called also turk, and plum
curculio. See Illust. under Curculio. German prunePrune Prune, n. [F. prune, from L. prunum a plum. See Plum.]
A plum; esp., a dried plum, used in cookery; as, French or
Turkish prunes; California prunes.
German prune (Bot.), a large dark purple plum, of oval
shape, often one-sided. It is much used for preserving,
either dried or in sirup.
Prune tree. (Bot.)
(a) A tree of the genus Prunus (P. domestica), which
(b) The West Indian tree, Prunus occidentalis.
South African prune (Bot.), the edible fruit of a
sapindaceous tree (Pappea Capensis).
Meaning of German prune from wikipedia
- franz ignaz pruner
(march 8, 1808 - september
29, 1882); known
his stay in egypt, was a german
- the british
-canadian -french -german co-production was directed
by jamie thraves
and stars paddy considine
, julia stiles
, and karl
that is thinly spread
onto a baking sheet
with pitted prune
plum s. labelings throughout germany
- it was released
in 1973 and includes
'girl from germany rundgren
of the electric prunes thaddeus james
- she is of german-dutch descent. pifer
grew up around
musicians, most notably
the electric prunes
as her mother's close friend pamela
de damas, fruit
of the damassinier, see damassine damascus
, the capital
germán carrera damas
(born 1930), a venezuelan historian
- (hazelnuts), chestnut
s, figs , strawberries
s, of the german-born nurseryman, luther burbank
said, “john rock is the
food parcels: one-pound package
or prunes. five packages
in the german concentration camps
- country france germany belgium
, language french
(poulet aux prunes) is a 2011 french drama
it has been called prunier
and grosse prune
de café. it is echte flacourtie
, ciruela governadora