cumquat


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Synonyms for cumquat

any of several trees or shrubs of the genus Fortunella bearing small orange-colored edible fruits with thick sweet-flavored skin and sour pulp

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Isn't it interesting that in the northern hemisphere cumquats come into season in May, Cumquat May.
My husband claims his favourite words are cumquat and verisimilitude.
Chef Andreas Korovessis started my evening off with bread crumbed salt cod and tarragon cake with cumquat chutney.
Then there was: ear trumpet, mellifluous, cascade, serendipity, cumquat, verisimilitude and contrapuntal.
Yes, male models are currently in demand, but they should have a separate tilt all to themselves, so oranges don't have to be compared to apples-and cumquats!