Definition of Genip

1. Noun. Tropical American tree bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp.




2. Noun. Round one-inch Caribbean fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp; eaten like grapes.

Definition of Genip

1. n. Any tree or shrub of the genus Genipa.

Definition of Genip

1. a tropical tree [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genip

genie is out of the bottle
genielike
genies
genii
genii loci
genii locorum
genin
genioglossal muscle
genioglossi
genioglossus
genioglossus muscle
geniohyoid
geniohyoideus
genion
genioplasty
genip (current term)
genipa
genipap
genipap fruit
genipaps
genips
genista
genistas
genistein
genisteins
genistin

Literary usage of Genip

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1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"This is very prominent in the genip. Some are very acid, while others are deliciously sweet. This variation, as shown in seedlings, is fully sufficient to ..."

2. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"genipA, L. genip tree. - Rubiaceae. Name from vernacular, West Indies. Trees with succulent fruit. About ]0 species, mostly of tropical America; 1 in US a. ..."

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