Noun(1) any of several tropical trees of the genus Diospyros(2) orange fruit resembling a plum; edible when fully ripe
(1) The produce includes strawberries, beans, avocado, persimmon , kiwifruit, oranges and other citrus fruit as well as flowers and plants.(2) Sitting by our persimmon tree last fall I watched a robin stretch out to peck off a piece of the bright, ripe fruit.(3) Winter propagation of deciduous plants will be covered, and we'll discuss the interesting persimmon tree as well.(4) Climb onto a ladder, pick a persimmon , and throw it down - the one under the tree will receive the fruit with a bag and put it into a basket.(5) Indeed, it was only last week that I noticed the change of colour in the leaves of the persimmon tree in our front yard.(6) He spoke of the persimmon trees, climbing them, laying under them.(7) Early one morning, I entered my kitchen and found a persimmon and an apple partly gnawed.(8) A ripe persimmon is not so beautiful, but the taste is very good.(9) The secretary began peeling a persimmon and preparing tea.(10) Anyone with half a brain knew that persimmons were out of season.(11) Today, the Lewises have harvested some 400 to 500 pounds of persimmons - all of them by hand.(12) American persimmons drop off the tree when ripe.(13) But the old country folks still eat persimmons too.(14) Among foods featured are morels, persimmons , cherries, game, wild blackberries, and asparagus.(15) They taste a bit like persimmons , or maybe apricots - I wonder if they are available in the States.(16) Cold-tolerant persimmons are small, beautiful trees that yield small, sweet fruit harvested in the fall.
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...and I had all the letters
to spell "PERSIMMON."
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