Definition of balsam apple in English:

balsam apple

Syllabification: bal·sam ap·ple

noun

  • Another name for bitter melon.
    More example sentences
    • The related balsam apple has a smaller, egg-shaped fruit, and is used in a similar manner.
    • They flew over the lake dwellings of the Trojas in Cataca, painted in lunatic colors, with pens holding iguanas raised for food and balsam apples and crepe myrtle hanging in the lacustrian gardens.
    • The young fruits of balsam apple are edible, with a tangy flavour.

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