Kokum

Fruit de kokum local sur un arbre Garcinia indica, Goa, Inde

Garcinia indica

Synonymes :
Mangoustan sauvage
Garcinia_indica (Wikipedia)

Garcinia indica
Garcinia indica - fruits, seeds, pulp and rinds.jpg
Kokum fruits, seeds, pulp and rinds
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Rosids
Order:Malpighiales
Family:Clusiaceae
Genus:Garcinia
Species:
G. indica
Binomial name
Garcinia indica

Garcinia indica, a plant in the mangosteen family (Clusiaceae), commonly known as kokum, is a fruit-bearing tree that has culinary, pharmaceutical, and industrial uses.

Kokum (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Gujarati કોકમ (kokam) and Marathi कोकम (kokam)

Noun

kokum (uncountable)

  1. Garcinia indica, a plant in the mangosteen family with culinary, pharmaceutical, and industrial uses.

Synonyms

  • wild mangosteen

Anagrams

  • komku
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