greengage

Definitions

Agriculture

Food

  • A sweet amber coloured plum, Prunus domestica or P. insititia, about 25 to 4 cm in diameter and with a fine flavour, introduced to England from France by Sir William gage as an unlabelled specimen in 1724.

Travel

  • noun a bitter green plum, used for cooking, making pies, jam, etc.
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