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Eggplant

(Science: botany) a plant (solanum Melongena), of East indian origin, allied to the tomato, and bearing a large, smooth, edible fruit, shaped somewhat like an egg; mad-apple.


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Wed Aug 09, 2006 8:17 am
 
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by London
Mon Mar 06, 2006 9:46 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Morgellon's or ..........flies, or .......
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