AskDefine | Define shaddock

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shaddock

Noun

1 southeastern Asian tree producing large fruits resembling grapefruits [syn: pomelo, pomelo tree, pummelo, Citrus maxima, Citrus grandis, Citrus decumana]
2 large pear-shaped fruit similar to grapefruit but with coarse dry pulp [syn: pomelo]

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English

Noun

  1. pomelo
  2. grapefruit

Extensive Definition

Shaddock can refer to
  • Captain Shaddock, who introduced the pomelo to the West Indies in the 17th century
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