The fruit of the Malakabuyaw is ovoid and full of a mucilaginous pulp, aromatic and acid, the same as that of the bael.
The quince must not be confounded with the Indian "bael" fruit which is known in India as the Bengal quince.
bael gum is a sticky, astringent substance soluble in water.
Dried half-ripe fruit imported from the E. Indies, under the name of Indian bael.
The tank has overflown into the garden, and the bushy tops of the bael trees are seen standing out over the waters.
At nightfall they rested at the foot of a bael tree and fell into a drunken sleep from the date juice they had drunk.
In Siva temples, bilva (bael: Ægle Marmelos) leaves are substituted for tulsi.
Aegle marmelos, the bael- or bel-fruit tree (also known as Bengal quince), is found wild or cultivated throughout India.