a South American vine, Abobra tenuifolia, of the gourd family, having deeply lobed, ovate leaves and bearing a berrylike scarlet fruit.
the fruit itself.
noun 1. .
- Cranborne money
/ˈkrænbɔːn/ noun 1. (in Britain) the annual payment made to Opposition parties in the House of Lords to help them pay for certain services necessary to the carrying out of their parliamentary duties; established in 1996 Compare Short money
[kran-broo k] /ˈkrænˌbrʊk/ noun 1. a city in SE British Columbia, in SW Canada.
[krans] /kræns/ noun, Nautical. 1. a metal ring or cap to which bobstays and shrouds are secured, at the forward end of a bowsprit. 2. an iron mast fitting holding a yard that is not raised or lowered, as that of the foresail or mainsail on a large ship.