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Barbados gooseberry

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noun

Also called lemon vine. a treelike cactus, Pereskia aculeata, of tropical America, characterized by broad, elliptical leaves and spiny stems bearing a yellow, edible fruit.
the fruit itself.

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Also called blade apple.

Origin of Barbados gooseberry

First recorded in 1750–60

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