Words nearby chirimoya
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All the houses are surrounded by fruit trees—orange, lemon, lime, ahuacate and chirimoya.In Indian Mexico (1908)|Frederick Starr
The Chirimoya, belonging to the same family, is undoubtedly the queen of the Anones.The History of Cuba, vol. 5|Willis Fletcher Johnson
Of the same family as the chirimoya is the guanabana (Anona muricata), or sour sop, an unattractive name for so delicious a fruit.
The chirimoya is not so generally cultivated in the colonies as the preceding species, although the fruit is excellent.Origin of Cultivated Plants|Alphonse De Candolle
“He who has not tasted the chirimoya fruit, has yet to learn what fruit is,” says Markham.