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Definition of the noun amatungulu
What does amatungulu mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- very large closely branched South African shrub having forked bright green spines and shiny leaves
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific names: Carissa grandiflora / Carissa macrocarpa
- synonym of amatungulu: natal plum
- more generic word: carissa = a shrub of the genus Carissa having fragrant white flowers and plumlike red to purple-black fruits
- part: carissa plum / natal plum = edible scarlet plumlike fruit of a South African plant
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amatungulu
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Lost Crops of Africa: (2008)
Volume III: Fruits by Development, Security, and Cooperation, Policy and Global Affairs, National Research Council
Amatungulu is a plural; for one fruit the Zulu name is ...
by G. Rehm
Natal plum amatungulu carisse cereza de Natal, amatúngula Cadudovica palmata Ruiz & Pav. bombonaça panama hat palm carludovique palmée Panamapalme chidra, palma de sombrero, junco, palma jipijapa Carpobrotus chilensís (Mol.) ...
by Peter Lund Simmonds
AMATUNGULU, an npocynaceous plant of Natal. the Arduina grandzfiora. allied to the periwinkle: the truit makes a delicious preserve. Amman. a native rest- house in Ceylon. AMBRETTE. a French name for musk seed. ' Ayn-2x001! 01L. the ...
NELSON'S ENCYCLOPAEDIA (1907)
On the coastal plain the vegetation includes the wild banana, bamboo, palms, euphorbias, tree ferns, indigo, sugar cane, amatungulu (Natal plum), Cape gooseberry, Dingaan apricot.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information
Amatungulu: are* Natal Plum.
An International Work of Reference, Complete in Twelve Volumes, with 7000 Illustrations, Colored Plates, Colored Maps and Engravings
On the coastal plain the vegetation includes the wild banana, bamboo, palms, euphorbias, tree ferns, indigo, sugar cane, amatungulu (Natal plum), Cape gooseberry, ...
by Rudolf Marloth
(Amatungulu). Also Chrysophyllum natalense. „ , Sour — , Ximenia caffra and X . americana. Plumbago. P. capensis. (E. & No). Often employed for hedges. Occurs also with white flowers. Poison bush = Giftboom. Poker = Bulrush. Poke weed.
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Scrabble value of A1M3A1T1U1N1G2U1L1U1
The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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