1. [ noun ] (botany) small evergreen tropical tree native to Brazil and West Indies but introduced into southern United States; grown in Brazil for its edible tough-skinned purple grapelike fruit that grows all along the branches
Synonyms: Myrciaria_cauliflora jaboticaba_tree
Related terms: fruit_tree Myrciaria
2. [ noun ] (chemistry,botany,food) tough-skinned purple grape-like tropical fruit grown in Brazil
Related terms: edible_fruit