Definition of Lucuma

1. n. An American genus of sapotaceous trees bearing sweet and edible fruits.



Definition of Lucuma

1. Noun. (botany) Any of the genus ''Lucuma'' of sapotaceous trees. ¹

2. Noun. lucmo ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lucuma

1. a South American tree [n -S]

Medical Definition of Lucuma

1. An American genus of sapotaceous trees bearing sweet and edible fruits. Lucuma mammosum is called natural marmalade in the West Indies; L. Caimito, of Peru, furnishes a delicious fruit called lucuma and caimito. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lucuma

lucubrated
lucubrates
lucubrating
lucubration
lucubrations
lucubrator
lucubrators
lucubratory
lucule
luculent
luculently
lucules
lucullan
lucullite
lucullites
lucuma (current term)
lucumas
lucumo
lucumos
lud
luddenite
lude
luderick
ludericks
ludes
ludibrious
ludibund
ludic
ludicrosities
ludicrosity

Literary usage of Lucuma

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1. Proceedings by International Congress of Americanists (1890)
"Rochebrune giebt lucuma lasiocarpa an, die gehört aber zu einer Abtheilung ... Das trifft aber genau für unsere lucuma zu; Garcinia Mangostana ist überdies ..."

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