Definition of Lichis
1. lichi [n] - See also: lichi
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lichis
Literary usage of Lichis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Travels in South-eastern Asia: Embracing Hindustan, Malaya, Siam, and China by Howard Malcom (1839)
"The scenery of the river, though monotonous, is attractive; On each side are rich rice-fields, with villages embosomed among orange-trees, lichis, and palms ..."
2. Travels in South-eastern Asia, Embracing Hindustan, Malaya, Siam, and China by Howard Malcolm (1839)
"On each side are rich rice-fields, with villages embosomed among orange-trees, lichis, and palms; while the rugged hills in the rear, irreclaimable even by ..."
3. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1886)
"Various bonbons very moderate ; baked lichis. The lichi is the finest of Chinese fruits, having a white flesh with the taste of the best grapes—excellent. ..."
4. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1828)
"It was loaded with viands, such as pork, fowls, ducks, eggs, and rice; and with abundance of fruit, particularly mangoes, oranges, and lichis, all of which ..."
5. The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling by Rudyard Kipling (1899)
"... and a Canton china bowl of dried lichis, and a glass plate of preserved ginger, and a small jar of sacred and Imperial chow-chow that perfumed the room. ..."
6. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by William Wilson Hunter (1887)
"... including peaches, oranges, lemons, figs, lichis, grapes, loquats, etc. The three crops of the year are known as the rabl, ..."