Definition of Mammey
1. mamey [n -MEYS] - See also: mamey
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mammey
Literary usage of Mammey
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The British poets, including translations by British poets (1822)
"Thee, verdant mammey **, first her song should praise, 22 ...... mammey. ... The English commonly call it mammey sapota. There are two species of it, ..."
2. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson (1810)
"Thee, verdant mammey, first, her song should praise : Ver. 461. ... The English commonly call it mammey-sapota. There are two species of it, the sweet, ..."
3. The Journal of Heredity by American Genetic Association (1913)
"The mammey of the West Indies (Mammea americana) is sometimes described as a fruit of only medium size, hard, and with large seeds, and the flesh resembling ..."
4. Palmer's Index to "The Times" Newspaper (1869)
"... for Unlawful Possession, 23 а 11b 9d mammey, Sarah, for Attempted Suicide, 5 o Man (address refused), for Stealing a Pedometer, 19» 9d Man about Town, ..."