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stamvrug, noun

Forms:
stamfrucht, stam-vruchteShow more Also stamfrucht, stam-vruchte, stamvrugte.
Origin:
Afrikaans, DutchShow more Afrikaans, from Dutch stam stem + vrucht fruit (plural vruchte); see quotation 1913.
The wild plum tree Bequaertiodendron magalismontanum of the Sapotaceae, which bears its fruit on its stem; the fruit of this tree; also called wild plum (sense (c) see wild sense a). Also attributive.
1887 S.W. Silver & Co.’s Handbk to S. Afr. 140The Wild Kastanie, or Wild Chestnut, is the fruit of the Calodendron Capense; the Wild Medlar is that of Vangueria infausta; the Stamfrucht appears to be the same.
1991 Ornamental Trees & Shrubs of Afr. (calendar)Bequaertiodendron magalismontanum or ‘Stamvrug’ needs no introduction to hikers in the Magaliesberg who probably relish the fruit — but have to compete with other primates for this delicacy.
The wild plum tree Bequaertiodendron magalismontanum of the Sapotaceae, which bears its fruit on its stem; the fruit of this tree; also called wild plum (sense (c) see wilda). Also attributive.

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