1A round or heart-shaped custard apple that has a green scaly rind and a sweet pulp. Also called sugar apple.
- The fruits most likely to be intended by the term are cherimoya, sugar-apple (alias sweetsop), bullock's heart, and (in the USA) pond apple.
- Irrigation during the dry season and once during ripening will increase the size of Jamaican sweetsop.
- He recited a litany of the fruit there, including mangoes, papayas, sweetsops, cherries and coconuts.
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