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(Plants) a tropical American sapotaceous tree, Calocarpum sapota, with durable wood: its fruit is used to make preserves. Also called: mamey
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|Noun||1.||marmalade tree - tropical American tree having wood like mahogany and sweet edible egg-shaped fruit; in some classifications placed in the genus Calocarpum|
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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