Definition of Cumquat

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.




Definition of Cumquat

1. n. See Kumquat.

Definition of Cumquat

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of kumquat) ¹

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Definition of Cumquat

1. kumquat [n -S] - See also: kumquat

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cumquat

cuminol
cumins
cummer
cummerbund
cummerbunds
cummers
cummin
cumming
cummings
cummingtonite
cummingtonites
cummins
cumquat (current term)
cumquats
cumrags
cums
cumshaw
cumshawed
cumshawing
cumshaws
cumshots
cumsicles
cumsluts

Literary usage of Cumquat

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1. Heartache of Motherhood by Joyce Nicholson (1983)
"There was my cumquat tree. When I bought it, it was covered with little orange cumquats ... I made arrangements for watering, but the cumquat was neglected, ..."

2. The Encyclopedia of Practical Horticulture: A Reference System of Commercial by Granville Lowther, William Worthington (1914)
"Put through a colander or sieve to remove the skins. Add three-fourths cup of sugar, and stir until It is dissolved. Serve either hot or cold. cumquat ..."

3. China: An Interpretation by James Whitford Bashford (1919)
"... Citrus acida, or lime; C. aurantium, or golden orange; C. decumana, or pomelo; C. japonica, or cumquat; C. limonum, or lemon; C. medica, or citron; ..."

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