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Definition of Sour plum
Sour plumSour Sour, a. [Compar. Sourer; superl. Sourest.] [OE.
sour, sur, AS. s?r; akin to D. zuur, G. sauer, OHG. s?r,
Icel. s?rr, Sw. sur, Dan. suur, Lith. suras salt, Russ.
surovui harsh, rough. Cf. Sorrel, the plant.]
1. Having an acid or sharp, biting taste, like vinegar, and
the juices of most unripe fruits; acid; tart.
All sour things, as vinegar, provoke appetite.
2. Changed, as by keeping, so as to be acid, rancid, or
3. Disagreeable; unpleasant; hence; cross; crabbed; peevish;
morose; as, a man of a sour temper; a sour reply. ``A sour
He was a scholar . . . Lofty and sour to them that
loved him not, But to those men that sought him
sweet as summer. --Shak.
4. Afflictive; painful. ``Sour adversity.' --Shak.
5. Cold and unproductive; as, sour land; a sour marsh.
Sour dock (Bot.), sorrel.
Sour gourd (Bot.), the gourdlike fruit Adansonia
Gregorii, and A. digitata; also, either of the trees
bearing this fruit. See Adansonia.
Sour grapes. See under Grape.
Sour gum (Bot.) See Turelo.
Sour plum (Bot.), the edible acid fruit of an Australian
tree (Owenia venosa); also, the tree itself, which
furnished a hard reddish wood used by wheelwrights.
Syn: Acid; sharp; tart; acetous; acetose; harsh; acrimonious;
crabbed; currish; peevish.
Meaning of Sour plum from wikipedia
- is often translated
as 'salted ****anese plums
', '****anese plums
' or 'preserved plums
'. Ume (Prunus mume) is a species
of fruit-bearing tree...
- Plum sauce
is a viscous, light brown sweet
condiment. It is a type of chutney
. It is used in Chinese cuisine
as a dip for deep-fried...
(酸梅汤/酸梅湯; "sour plum
juice") is made from smoked plums
, called wumei
(乌梅/烏梅). The plum juice
by boiling smoked plums
- sour prune drink
is a traditional Chinese beverage
made from smoked plums
, rock sugar, and other ingredients
such as sweet
osmanthus. Due to the sour
- Strawberry Sour Patch Pineapple Sour Patch Strawberry Banana Sour Patch Grape Sour Patch Starfruit Sour Patch Plum Sour Patch Mango Sour Patch Lemon Sour
- salty dried plum
. It has a strong, distinctive flavor
and is often
said to be an acquired
taste, as it has a combination
of sweet, sour
, and salty
- preserved plums
and hawthorn candy
for an almost scarlet colour
taste. A related
Hong Kong/Cantonese-based dish is sweet
- or Davidson's plum
. The fruits superficially resemble
the European plum
, but are not closely
related. All species
have an edible sour fruit
– traditional Chinese beverage
made from sour plums
(specifically, smoked Chinese plums
), rock sugar, and other ingredients
such as sweet
- enjo**** with hwajeon
(flower pancakes) Maesil-cha, Korean plum
tea Suānméitāng, Chinese sour plum drink
"maehwa-cha" 매화차. Standard Korean Language
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