neste contexto, aparece a fruta jocote

English translation: in this context we find/come upon the Jocote fruit

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Portuguese term or phrase:neste contexto, aparece a fruta jocote
English translation:in this context we find/come upon the Jocote fruit
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04:53 Dec 2, 2010
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Portuguese term or phrase: neste contexto, aparece a fruta jocote
neste contexto, aparece a fruta jocote
Andre Damasceno
Brazil
Local time: 01:49
in this context we find/come upon the Jocote fruit
Explanation:
Jocote (Spondias purpurea) is a species of flowering plant in the family Anacardiaceae, native to tropical regions of the Americas. Other common names include Red Mombin, Purple Mombin, Ciruela, or Hog Plum.
It is a small to medium-sized tree up to 25 m tall. The leaves are deciduous in the short dry season, but only fall shortly before the new leaves develop; they are pinnate, with 7-23 leaflets, each leaflet 3-5 cm long and 1.5-2 cm broad. The flowers are small, reddish-purple, produced in large panicles. The fruit is an edible oval drupe, 3-5 cm long and 2-3.5 cm broad, ripening red (occasionally yellow) and containing a single large seed.


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RitaMackay
Portugal
Local time: 05:49
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4 +1in this context we find/come upon the Jocote fruit
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in this context we find/come upon the Jocote fruit


Explanation:
Jocote (Spondias purpurea) is a species of flowering plant in the family Anacardiaceae, native to tropical regions of the Americas. Other common names include Red Mombin, Purple Mombin, Ciruela, or Hog Plum.
It is a small to medium-sized tree up to 25 m tall. The leaves are deciduous in the short dry season, but only fall shortly before the new leaves develop; they are pinnate, with 7-23 leaflets, each leaflet 3-5 cm long and 1.5-2 cm broad. The flowers are small, reddish-purple, produced in large panicles. The fruit is an edible oval drupe, 3-5 cm long and 2-3.5 cm broad, ripening red (occasionally yellow) and containing a single large seed.




RitaMackay
Portugal
Local time: 05:49
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 16

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