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pawpaw:

see custard-applecustard-apple,
common name for members of the Annonaceae, a family of shrubs, woody vines, and small trees of the tropics. The custard-apples (Annona squamosa and A.
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; papayapapaya
, soft-stemmed tree (Carica papaya) of tropical America resembling a palm with a crown of palmately lobed leaves. It is cultivated for its melonlike yellow fruits eaten raw or cooked and, more recently, for the juice which has become a commercial item.
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He wondered how I got the land as I told him that I stumbled on the farm land when I was looking for pawpaw to eat.
Pawpaw brandy, beer, and wine were mentioned during the Civil War and into the 20th century.
Keys words: Flavoured yoghurt, pawpaw puree, physicochemical properties, storage, sensory properties
More than half of the respondents incorrectly chose the use of ampiclox syrup (a combination of ampicillin and cloxacillin antibiotic), glucose drinks, unripe pawpaw water and exposure to sunlight, which have all been shown to be totally unreliable.
The central cavity of pawpaw fruit contains large quantities of seeds that are small, black, round, covered with gelatinous aril and make up about 15% of the wet weight of the fruit (Malacrida et al.
Pawpaw considers why, offer a history of the fruit and gathering technical details from plant breeders and horticulturalists alike.
The author has organized the nineteen chapters that make up the main body of his text in three parts devoted to the pawpaw in history, the cultural history of the pawpaw, and the author's own travels through the states where the pawpaw is cultivated.
Pawpaw is regarded as an outstanding source of ascorbic acid, riboflavin and a fair source of iron, calcium, thiamin, nicotinic acid, pantothen, pyridoxal and naphthaquinone.
Acute and chronictoxicity of pawpaw (Caricapapaya) seed powder to Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus Linne 1757) fingerlings.
s (NYSE: SO) Southern Power wholesale energy subsidiary has acquired the Georgia, USA-based Pawpaw Solar Facility from Longview Solar LLC, the companys aid.
Five years on and Amol's plantation now contains some 800 trees, including mango, guava, lemon and pawpaw, as well as avocado, which he sourced from overseas.