fig tree

fig tree
any moraceous tree of the tropical genus Ficus; produces a closed pear-shaped receptacle that becomes fleshy and edible when mature (Freq. 1)
Hypernyms: ↑tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Ficus, ↑genus Ficus

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fig tree noun
Any tree which produces figs
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Main Entry:fig

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