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Definition of Tomatoes

Tomatoes
Tomato To*ma"to, n.; pl. Tomatoes. [Sp. or Pg. tomate, of American Indian origin; cf. Mexican tomail.] (Bot.) The fruit of a plant of the Nightshade family (Lycopersicum esculentun); also, the plant itself. The fruit, which is called also love apple, is usually of a rounded, flattened form, but often irregular in shape. It is of a bright red or yellow color, and is eaten either cooked or uncooked. Tomato gall (Zo["o]l.), a large gall consisting of a mass of irregular swellings on the stems and leaves of grapevines. They are yellowish green, somewhat tinged with red, and produced by the larva of a small two-winged fly (Lasioptera vitis). Tomato sphinx (Zo["o]l.), the adult or imago of the tomato worm. It closely resembles the tobacco hawk moth. Called also tomato hawk moth. See Illust. of Hawk moth. Tomato worm (Zo["o]l.), the larva of a large hawk moth (Sphinx, or Macrosila, quinquemaculata) which feeds upon the leaves of the tomato and potato plants, often doing considerable damage. Called also potato worm.

Meaning of Tomatoes from wikipedia

- impractical. Plum tomatoes, or paste tomatoes (including pear tomatoes), are bred with a lower water /higher solids content for use in tomato sauce and paste...
- Lee, and Stephen Wang. The name "Rotten Tomatoes" derives from the practice of audiences throwing rotten tomatoes when disapproving of a poor stage performance...
- Fried Green Tomatoes is a 1991 comedy-drama film based on the novel Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg. Directed by Jon Avnet...
- films with a 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes Acuna, Kirsten (14 March 2012). "Ten Films That Scored 100% On Rotten Tomatoes". Business Insider. Retrieved 29...
- plum tomatoes about the size of cherry tomatoes are sometimes sold as "baby Romas". A smaller relative known as "Windowbox Roma" is sold as a tomato suitable...
- oblong ones often share characteristics with plum tomatoes, and are known as grape tomatoes. The berry tomato is regarded as a botanical variety of the cultivated...
- the worst List of films with a 100% rating on Rotten Tomatoes "The Ten Most-Hated Rotten Tomatoes 0% Comedies". Splitsider.com. 3 February 2012. Retrieved...
- specifically, mushroom ketchup or tomato ketchup. Ketchup is a sweet and tangy sauce now typically made from tomatoes, sugar, and vinegar, with ****orted...
- another day's work, when he discovered that the tomatoes had mutated. Wimp must destroy the killer tomatoes while ensuring that the pizza parlours are still...
- 4, 2017. "Living in Oblivion Movie Reviews, Pictures – Rotten Tomatoes". Rotten Tomatoes. Archived from the original on April 4, 2017. Retrieved April...
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