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Nectarine

Nectarine

(Science: botany) A smooth-skinned variety of peach. Spanish nectarine, the plumlike fruit of the west indian tree Chrysobalanus Icaco; also called cocoa plum. It is made into a sweet conserve which a largely exported from cuba.

Origin: cf. F. Nectarine. See nectar.


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Re: The Colin Leslie Dean species paradox

... no name for "apple" I'd have to ask my friend to get me one of those round, red fruits that grows on trees. I'd probably end up with a nectarine.

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by AstusAleator
Mon Jul 20, 2009 12:32 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Colin Leslie Dean species paradox
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... especially when its a dog. People should not get a dog if they cant devote time for them, they are social animals and can get very depressed. PS: Nectarine : is that your pony? Its sooo cute, I love it! I have always wanted a Welsh or connemara pony. they are only about 14-14.5 hands and just ...

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by Linn
Sun Feb 26, 2006 2:44 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: PETs
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Horses as the indians domesticated them a long time ago. I dont think dogs were domesticated first because all my history books and scientists ive talked to say that the horse was domesticated first :roll: :oops: 8) :shock: :) :o :lol: :D HORSES ROCK!!!!! Just a note, horse were first domesticated ...

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by canalon
Thu Feb 23, 2006 9:08 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: PETs
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