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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Fleshy sweet pear-shaped yellowish or purple multiple fruit eaten fresh or preserved or dried.

Usage examples (36)
  • I love to eat the figs off the fig tree in our yard.
  • A ripe fig is slightly soft and gives under light pressure.
  • Apparently the mistletoe fig is a slow grower, but I have time.
  • The mulberry produces a whitish paper, while that of the fig is dark. for more
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