Definition of Sour fig

1. Noun. Low-growing South African succulent plant having a capsular fruit containing edible pulp.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sour Fig

soupspoon
soupspoonful
soupspoonfuls
soupspoons
soupy
souq
souqs
sour
sour-gum family
sour bread
sour cherries
sour cherry
sour cherry tree
sour cream
sour dock
sour fig (current term)
sour gourd
sour grapes
sour gum
sour krout
sour mash
sour mash whiskey
sour note
sour orange
sour puss
sour pusses
sour salt
sourball

Literary usage of Sour fig

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1. Bacteria by Antoine Magnin, George Miller Sternberg (1883)
"Rosary-chain and yeast-like cell-masses from the white deposit of a solution of sugar of milk which had become sour. FIG. 6. ..."

2. Bacteria by Antoine Magnin, George Miller Sternberg (1884)
"Rosary-chain and yeast-like cell-masses from the white deposit of a solution of sugar of milk which had become sour. FIG. 6. ..."

3. Testing Milk and Its Products: A Manual for Dairy Students, Creamery and by Edward Holyoke Farrington, Fritz Wilhelm Woll (1911)
"The method is equally applicable for the deter- mination of the acidity of sour FIG. 42. Apparatus used for determining the acidity of cream or milk. cream, ..."

4. Agricultural Bacteriology: A Study of the Relation of Germ Life to the Farm by Herbert William Conn (1909)
"At the same time, the lactic acid bac- Q^ teria, the same species apparently that sour FIG. 49.— The bacteria milk, develop rapidly and cause the mass to ..."

5. The Floricultural Cabinet, and Florists Magazine by Joseph Harrison (1853)
"... (Hottentots' Fig or Horse-fig) is the M. elude, Linn., while that termed Zyre Vygen (sour fig) is the M. ..."

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