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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Chewy fruit-flavored jellied candy (sometimes medicated to soothe a sore throat); Dark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees; Spiny tree having dark red edible fruits.

Usage examples (32)
  • The jujube is a fruit -- but a most remarkable one.
  • "But I thought the jujube was a fruit, like an apple.
  • Drought encourages root suckering in jujube trees.
  • But i don't think it's jujube. maybe...some berry? for more
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