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Definition of Squirting cucumber
Squirting cucumberSquirt Squirt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Squirted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Squirting.] [Cf. LG. swirtjen to squirt, OSw. sqv["a]tta,
To drive or eject in a stream out of a narrow pipe or
orifice; as, to squirt water.
The hard-featured miscreant coolly rolled his tobacco
in his cheek, and squirted the juice into the fire
grate. --Sir W.
Squirting cucumber. (Bot.) See Ecballium. Squirting cucumberCucumber Cu"cum*ber (k?`k?m-b?r, formerly kou"k?m-b?r), n.[OE.
cucumer, cocumber, cucumber, fr. L. cucmis, gen. cucumeris;
cf. OF. cocombre,F. concombre.] (Bot.)
A creeping plant, and its fruit, of several species of the
genus Cucumis, esp. Cucumis sativus, the unripe fruit of
which is eaten either fresh or picked. Also, similar plants
or fruits of several other genera. See below.
Bitter cucumber (Bot.), the Citrullus or Cucumis
Colocynthis. See Colocynth.
Cucumber beetle. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) A small, black flea-beetle (Crepidodera cucumeris),
which destroys the leaves of cucumber, squash, and melon
(b) The squash beetle.
(a) A large ornamental or shade tree of the genus Magnolia
(M. acuminata), so called from a slight resemblance of
its young fruit to a small cucumber.
(b) An East Indian plant (Averrhoa Bilimbi) which produces
the fruit known as bilimbi.
Jamaica cucumber, Jerusalem cucumber, the prickly-fruited
gherkin (Cucumis Anguria).
Snake cucumber, a species (Cucumis flexuosus) remarkable
for its long, curiously-shaped fruit.
Squirting cucumber, a plant (Ecbalium Elaterium) whose
small oval fruit separates from the footstalk when ripe
and expels its seeds and juice with considerable force
through the opening thus made. See Elaterium.
Star cucumber, a climbing weed (Sicyos angulatus) with
Meaning of Squirting cucumber from wikipedia
- a single
elaterium, also called
the squirting cu****ber
or exploding cu****ber
(but not to be confused
- squirting cu****ber
, turgor pressure builds
up in the fruit
to the point
that aggressively detaches
from the stalk, and seeds
- "Creeping Cu****ber
". www.foragingtexas.com. Retrieved
2017-09-25. "US Wildflower
- Creeping Cu****ber
, Guadeloupe Cu****ber
, Squirting Cu****ber
- Calendula officinalis Marigold Colocynthis Citrullus colocynthis Squirting cu****ber Digitalis Digitalis purpurea Foxglove Drosera Drosera
- via explosive dehiscence
mechanisms, e.g., impatiens
and squirting cu****ber
. Many hundreds
of fruits, including fleshy fruits
(like apple, kiwifruit...
fast-growing alien flowers squirting death
Spathodea, flowers squirt
when squeezed Squirting cu****ber
don't do the squirting
C has been described. Zhang
et al. (2014) identified
nine cu****ber genes
in the pathway
C and elucidated...
with the naked
eye: Telegraph plant
(Codariocalyx motorius) Squirting cu****ber
(Ecballium agreste) Cardamine hirsuta
and other Cardamine
- Sea cu****bers
are marine animals
of the cl**** Holothuroidea. They are used in fresh
form in various
cuisines. In some cultural contexts
it to be called
the "touch-me-not." Ecballium
elaterium, the 'squirting cu****ber
', uses explosive dehiscence
to dis**** its seeds, ejecting
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