Definitions for mabolo
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A kind of persimmon tree (Diospyros discolor) from the Philippine Islands, now introduced into the East and West Indies.
The edible fruit of this tree.
a kind of persimmon tree (Diospyros discolor) from the Philippine Islands, now introduced into the East and West Indies. It bears an edible fruit as large as a quince
Kamagong, mabolo, tálang, butter fruit or velvet apple is a plant of the genus Diospyros of ebony trees and persimmons. Its edible fruit has a skin covered in a fine, velvety fur which is usually reddish-brown, and soft, creamy, pink flesh, with a taste and aroma comparable to fruit cream cheese. It is native to the Philippines, where kamagong usually refers to the entire tree, and mabolo or tálang is applied to the fruit. It is also found in the Micronesian Islands of Palau, known as matib. Velvet apple trees are found, but rare, in Sri Lanka too.
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