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tree tomato

Syllabification: tree to·ma·to

Definition of tree tomato in English:

noun

Another term for tamarillo.
Example sentences
  • He observed that among the plants they cultivated were potatoes; the tree tomato, whose tart fruit makes a lovely juice; and naranjilla, with its large fuzzy purple leaves and delicious fruit.
  • Alas, the tree tomato is one of those beguiling novelties that the nursery trade is so fond of.
  • Although it looks much like a medium-sized tomato, the tree tomato is not a true tomato.

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