Definition of Plums

1. Noun. (plural of plum) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of plum) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Plums

1. plum [n] - See also: plum

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plums

plumpens
plumper
plumpers
plumpest
plumpie
plumpier
plumpiest
plumpiness
plumping
plumpish
plumply
plumpness
plumpnesses
plumps
plumpy
plums (current term)
plumula
plumulaceous
plumulae
plumular
plumularia
plumulariae
plumularian
plumularians
plumularias
plumule
plumules
plumulose
plumy
plunder

Literary usage of Plums

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"Prunes are cured dried plums. ally adapted to the United States, and is of great value ... 3073 shows one of these plums; also Fig. 3074, as to tree forms, ..."

2. The California Fruits and how to Grow Them: A Manual of Methods which Have by Edward James Wickson (1921)
"Of the plums, nearly six-sevenths of the acreage are those varieties designated as prunes. This is, of course, owing to the profitable shipping demand for ..."

3. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"The mixture for spraying plums should be weaker than for apples, particularly for the ... For literature on plums, see Waugh's "plums and Plum Culture ..."

4. Report of the Secretary of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1889)
"On the 9th it had continued puncturing plums and was still active and continued so for some days, making a number of crescent marks and punctures, ..."

5. Biennial Report by Kansas State Horticultural Society (1904)
"AL ENTSMINGER: I tried most of our native varieties of plums common about here, ... But, I had nothing but Wild Goose, and I could n't raise any plums. ..."

6. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1911)
"In Peking one is able to obtain plums of one variety as late as the middle of ... As the cold gets very intense in Kirin, these plums may prove to be ..."

7. Sketch of the Evolution of Our Native Fruits by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1898)
"M. Lord tells me that plums indistinguishable from the Weaver are wild in profusion on the St. Peter or Minnesota River. In this way, about a hundred choice ..."

8. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"Prunes are cured dried plums. ally adapted to the United States, and is of great value ... 3073 shows one of these plums; also Fig. 3074, as to tree forms, ..."

9. The California Fruits and how to Grow Them: A Manual of Methods which Have by Edward James Wickson (1921)
"Of the plums, nearly six-sevenths of the acreage are those varieties designated as prunes. This is, of course, owing to the profitable shipping demand for ..."

10. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"The mixture for spraying plums should be weaker than for apples, particularly for the ... For literature on plums, see Waugh's "plums and Plum Culture ..."

11. Report of the Secretary of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1889)
"On the 9th it had continued puncturing plums and was still active and continued so for some days, making a number of crescent marks and punctures, ..."

12. Biennial Report by Kansas State Horticultural Society (1904)
"AL ENTSMINGER: I tried most of our native varieties of plums common about here, ... But, I had nothing but Wild Goose, and I could n't raise any plums. ..."

13. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1911)
"In Peking one is able to obtain plums of one variety as late as the middle of ... As the cold gets very intense in Kirin, these plums may prove to be ..."

14. Sketch of the Evolution of Our Native Fruits by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1898)
"M. Lord tells me that plums indistinguishable from the Weaver are wild in profusion on the St. Peter or Minnesota River. In this way, about a hundred choice ..."

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