Definition of Kumquat tree

1. Noun. Any of several trees or shrubs of the genus Fortunella bearing small orange-colored edible fruits with thick sweet-flavored skin and sour pulp.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kumquat Tree

kumaras
kumari
kumaris
kumazemi
kumazemis
kumbaya
kumbayah
kumis
kumiss
kumisses
kumisz
kumjoinus
kummel
kummels
kumquat
kumquat tree (current term)
kumquats
kumst
kumys
kumyses
kuna
kunai
kundalini
kundalinis
kundru
kune
kung-fu
kung fu
kung pao
kung po

Literary usage of Kumquat tree

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1. Foods and Their Adulteration: Origin, Manufacture, and Composition of Food by Harvey Washington Wiley (1917)
"The kumquat tree, under favorable circumstances, reaches a height of 10 or 12 feet and forms a compact, symmetrical, and handsome head. ..."

2. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences by Washington Academy of Sciences (1915)
"7955; February 18, 1915), consisting of a branch of an oval kumquat tree growing in a greenhouse of the Department of Agriculture at Washington, ..."

3. Bulletin (1902)
"The Size, of the kumquat tree. The largest and most symmetrical kumquat bushes with which the writer is acquainted are those growing in the grove of Mr. ..."

4. Model of Community Policing: The Singapore Story by David H. Bayley (1996)
"A man complained that excess water ran down the stairwell from a small kumquat tree that a neighbor kept outside her door. The officer mentioned the problem ..."

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