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Definition of Turks
turk 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.
Meaning of Turks from wikipedia
peoples, a collection
of ethnic groups
that speak languages belonging
to the Turkic language family Turkish
2017. "Grand Turk
and Caicos Islands Travel Weather
Averages". Weatherbase. Retrieved
and Caicos Islands
- Turkish people
or the Turks
(Turkish: Türkler), also known
as Anatolian Turks
Türkleri), are a Turkic-speaking ethnic group
- The Turk
, also known
as the Mechanical Turk
or Automaton Chess Player
(German: Schachtürke, "chess Turk
"; Hungarian: A Török), was a fake chess-playing...
in India. Turks
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- parties, including
the Young Turks
and Progress, in order
to bring about
the revolution. The Young Turks became
a truly organized
- Young Turks
' production staff relocated temporarily
to new studio quarters
at YouTube Space
LA in Los Angeles. In October
2013, The Young Turks
- The Ottoman Turks
(or Osmanlı Turks
, Turkish: Osmanlı Türkleri) were the Turkish-speaking people
of the Ottoman
Empire. Reliable information about
- The Oghuz, Oguz or Ghuzz Turks
were western Turkic people
the Oghuz languages
from the Common branch
of Turkic language
family. In the 8th century...
of Turkey living abroad
(including ethnic Turks
and other ethnic
minorities), as well as ethnic Turks
who have emigrated
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