Definition of Naranjilla

1. Noun. Small perennial shrub cultivated in uplands of South America for its edible bright orange fruits resembling tomatoes or oranges.

Exact synonyms: Solanum Quitoense
Group relationships: Genus Solanum, Solanum
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Naranjilla

naprons
naproxen
naproxen sodium
naproxens
naps
napsylate
napthoquinone
napththyl
napththyls
naptime
naptimes
naptumomab estafenatox
naptural
napu
napus
naranjilla (current term)
naras
narases
naratriptan
narc
narced
narceen
narceens
narcein
narceine
narceines
narceins
narcing
narcism
narcisms

Literary usage of Naranjilla

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1. Annual Report by Guam Agricultural Experiment Station (1918)
"naranjilla. Bark cankers, due to Botryodiplodia sp. Only a few of these plants (introduced from South America, botanical name not known) were present at the ..."

2. The Medical News (1881)
"Neither substance produces toxic symptoms in frogs, even in large doses.—London Med. Record, June 15, 1881. Xanthoxylum naranjilla as a substitute for ..."

3. The Spanish American Reader by Ernesto Nelson (1916)
"... m., a South American bird of brilliant plumage. naranjilla,/., small green orange. natación, /., swimming. natural, native. nave,/., nave. ..."

4. The Spanish American Reader by Ernesto Nelson (1916)
"... m., a South American bird of brilliant plumage. naranjilla,/., small green orange. natación, /., swimming. natural, native. nave,/., nave. ..."

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