horned cucumber


a tropical African plant, Cucumis metuliferus, having fruit with spiky, orange skin and jellylike pulp that tastes like cucumbers.
the fruit of this plant.

Nearby words

  1. horndog,
  2. horne,
  3. horne tooke, john,
  4. horne, marilyn,
  5. horned,
  6. horned frog,
  7. horned lark,
  8. horned lizard,
  9. horned oak gall,
  10. horned owl

Also called jelly melon.

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