Adriatic fig

noun

Definition of Adriatic fig

: a cultivated fig that does not mature the first crop without caprification

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First Known Use of Adriatic fig

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Adriatic fig.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Adriatic%20fig. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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