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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ziziphus, genus Ziziphus(noun)

    spiny chiefly tropical American and Asiatic shrubs: jujubes

Freebase

  1. Ziziphus

    Ziziphus is a genus of about 40 species of spiny shrubs and small trees in the buckthorn family, Rhamnaceae, distributed in the warm-temperate and subtropical regions throughout the world. The leaves are alternate, entire, with three prominent basal veins, and 2–7 cm long; some species are deciduous, others evergreen. The flowers are small, inconspicuous yellow-green. The fruit is an edible drupe, yellow-brown, red, or black, globose or oblong, 1–5 cm long, often very sweet and sugary, reminiscent of a date in texture and flavour.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ziziphus

    A plant genus of the family RHAMNACEAE. Members contain nummularogenin (a spirostane) and is the source of an edible fruit.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ziziphus in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ziziphus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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