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Definition of Apricot

Apricot
Apricot A"pri*cot, n. [OE. apricock, abricot, F. abricot, fr. Sp. albaricoque or Pg. albricoque, fr. Ar. albirq[=u]q, al-burq[=u]q. Though the E. and F. form abricot is derived from the Arabic through the Spanish, yet the Arabic word itself was formed from the Gr. praiko`kia, pl. (Diosc. c. 100) fr. L. praecoquus, praecox, early ripe. The older E. form apricock was prob. taken direct from Pg. See Precocious, Cook.] (Bot.) A fruit allied to the plum, of an orange color, oval shape, and delicious taste; also, the tree (Prunus Armeniaca of Linn[ae]us) which bears this fruit. By cultivation it has been introduced throughout the temperate zone.

Meaning of Apricot from wikipedia

- Usually, an apricot is from the species P. armeniaca, but the fruits of the other species in Prunus sect. Armeniaca are also called apricots. Apricot first...
- brigantina Desert apricot, Prunus fremontii Pittosporum angustifolium, Australian native tree Apricot (color) APRICOT (conference) Apricot Computers ACT Computer...
- An apricot kernel is the seed of an apricot, which is located within the fruit's endocarp which forms a hard s**** around the seed called the pyrena (stone...
- Apricot is a light yellowish-orangish color that is similar to the color of apricots. However, it is paler than actual apricots. The etymology of the...
- Apricot Princess is the second studio album by English recording artist Rex Orange County. It was released on 26 April 2017. All tracks written and produced...
- Apricot oil or apricot kernel oil is pressed from the kernels of the Prunus armeniaca (apricot). Apricot kernels have an oil content of 40-50%. The oil...
- Apricot Computers was a British company that produced desktop personal computers in the mid-1980s. Apricot Computers was a British manufacturer of business...
- Dried apricots are a type of traditional dried fruit. When treated with sulfur dioxide (E220), the color is vivid orange. Organic fruit not treated with...
- Apricot brandy can refer to a liquor (or Eau de Vie) distilled from fermented apricot juice or a liqueur made from apricot flesh and kernels. Various brands...
- hybrid cross between apricots and plums but more similar to apricots. Apriums are complex plum-apricot hybrids that show primarily apricot traits and flavor...