sour plum

noun

Definition of sour plum

1 : emu apple
2 : any of several trees or shrubs of the genus Ximenia especially : a tall much-branched often spiny shrub (X. caffra) of the northern Transvaal with greenish flowers in axillary clusters followed by orange-red to scarlet fruits

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“Sour plum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sour%20plum. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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