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longan definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: tree of southeastern Asia to Australia grown primarily for its sweet edible fruit resembling litchi nuts; sometimes placed in genera Euphorbia or Nephelium [syn: longan, lungen, longanberry, Dimocarpus longan, Euphorbia litchi, Nephelium longana]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Chinese (Beijing) lóngya?n, literally, dragon's eye Date: 1732 1. a pulpy fruit related to the lychee and produced by a southeast Asian evergreen tree (Euphoria longan syn. Dimocarpus longan) of the soapberry family 2. a tree that bears the longan

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Longan Lon"gan, n. (Bot.) A pulpy fruit related to the litchi, and produced by an evergreen East Indian tree (Nephelium Longan).



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