Definition of Marumi
1. Noun. Shrub bearing round-fruited kumquats.
Group relationships: Fortunella, Genus Fortunella
Generic synonyms: Cumquat, Kumquat, Kumquat Tree
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marumi
Literary usage of Marumi
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Citrus Fruits and Their Culture by H. Harold Hume (1911)
"When eaten raw both Nagami and marumi have a very pleasant flavor or combination of flavors. The juice is acid; the rind has an agreeable spicy taste; ..."
2. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1915)
"marumi is very prone to produce fruit that is small and very irregular in size. Nagami is thornless, while marumi lias very short, sharp, slender thorns. ..."
3. Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan by Asiatic Society of Japan (1882)
"... of the Deity Okami,80 and begot a child : the Deity Tahiri-kishi-marumi. ... the suggestion that Tahi-ri may stand for Tari-hiri and Kishi- marumi for ..."
4. Citrus Fruits: An Account of the Citrus Fruit Industry, with Special by John Eliot Coit (1915)
"The fruit is small, about one inch in diameter, with sweet aromatic rind. The fruit may be eaten fresh or made into delicious preserves. The marumi kumquat ..."
5. Proceedings by American Pomological Society (1900)
"*Kumquats, (Kin Kans), Central and Southern Florida—marumi, Nagami. *Peaches—Angel, Bidwell Early. Bidwell Late, Elberta, Florida Crawford, Honey, Imperial, ..."
6. Blackwood's Edinburgh MagazineEngland (1827)
"... artillery thunder in the skie» ; ^ Have I not, in a pitched battle, heard Loud marumi, neighing steed«, and trumpets clang ! ..."
7. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1900)
"The following are the two cultivated varieties commonly grown in the United States: marumi (Round Kumquat) : Fr. round, small, • 4-1 . in. in diam. ..."