[pom-uh-loh] /ˈpɒm əˌloʊ/
noun, plural pomelos.
the very large, yellow or orange citrus fruit of a tree, Citrus maxima, of southeastern Asia.
the tree itself.
noun (pl) -los
a tropical rutaceous tree, Citrus maxima (or C. decumana), grown widely in oriental regions for its large yellow grapefruit-like edible fruit
the fruit of this tree
(mainly US) another name for grapefruit
[pom-uh-rey-nee-uh, -reyn-yuh] /ˌpɒm əˈreɪ ni ə, -ˈreɪn yə/ noun 1. a former province of NE Germany, now mostly in NW Poland. /ˌpɒməˈreɪnɪə/ noun 1. a region of N central Europe, extending along the S coast of the Baltic Sea from Stralsund to the Vistula River: now chiefly in Poland, with a small area in NE […]
[pom-uh-rey-nee-uh n, -reyn-yuh n] /ˌpɒm əˈreɪ ni ən, -ˈreɪn yən/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of . noun 2. one of a breed of small dogs having long, straight hair, erect ears, and a tail carried over the back. 3. a native or inhabitant of . /ˌpɒməˈreɪnɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to […]
[pohm] /poʊm/ noun, Botany. 1. the characteristic fruit of the apple family, as an apple, pear, or quince, in which the edible flesh arises from the greatly swollen receptacle and not from the carpels. /pəʊm/ noun 1. the fleshy fruit of the apple and related plants, consisting of an enlarged receptacle enclosing the ovary and […]
[pom-frit, puhm-] /ˈpɒm frɪt, ˈpʌm-/ noun, plural (especially collectively) pomfret (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) pomfrets. 1. any of several scombroid fishes of the family Bramidae, found in the North Atlantic and Pacific. 2. any of several East Indian stromateid fishes, especially Stromateoides argenteus, valued as food. /ˈpʌmfrɪt; ˈpɒm-/ noun 1. […]