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1. jujube

noun. ['ˈdʒuːˌdʒuːb'] dark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees.

Synonyms

  • Christ's-thorn
  • Chinese jujube
  • Chinese date
  • drupe
  • Jerusalem thorn
  • jujube bush
  • Ziziphus jujuba
  • edible fruit

Etymology

  • ζίζυφον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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2. jujube

noun. ['ˈdʒuːˌdʒuːb'] spiny tree having dark red edible fruits.

Synonyms

  • Ziziphus
  • Chinese date
  • Chinese jujube
  • shrub
  • Jerusalem thorn
  • jujube bush
  • bush
  • genus Ziziphus
  • Ziziphus jujuba

Etymology

  • ζίζυφον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. jujube

noun. ['ˈdʒuːˌdʒuːb'] chewy fruit-flavored jellied candy (sometimes medicated to soothe a sore throat).

Antonyms

  • superior

Etymology

  • ζίζυφον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

Example sentences of the word jujube


1. Noun, singular or mass
Pare the flesh off the jujube fruit until you get to the seed.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Conditions jujube fruit is used for medicinally include indigestion, fever, cuts and constipation.

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