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breadfruit:

see mulberrymulberry,
common name for the Moraceae, a family of deciduous or evergreen trees and shrubs, often climbing, mostly of pantropical distribution, and characterized by milky sap. Several genera bear edible fruit, e.g.
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breadfruit

[′bred‚früt]
(botany)
Artocarpus altilis. An Indo-Malaysian tree, a species of the mulberry family (Moraceae). The tree produces a multiple fruit which is edible.

breadfruit

1. a moraceous tree, Artocarpus communis (or A. altilis), of the Pacific Islands, having large round edible starchy usually seedless, fruit
2. the fruit of this tree, which is eaten baked or roasted and has a texture like bread
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Breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis) is a species of flowering tree in the mulberry family growing throughout Southeast Asia, South India, and most Pacific Ocean islands.
The African Breadfruit seeds grow wildly in some of the districts in the southern part of Nigeria, Ghana and other countries in West Africa, and are readily available to the population.
The bougainvillea (named for another restless European, the sea adventurer Louis de Bougainville, the first Frenchman to cross the Pacific) is native to tropical South America; the plumbago is from southern Africa; the croton from Malaysia; the hibiscus is from Asia (unfringed petal) and East Africa (fringed petal); the allamanda is from Brazil; the poinsettia (named for an American ambassador Joseph Poinsett) is from Mexico; the bird of paradise is from southern Africa; the Bermuda lily is from Japan;...The breadfruit is from the East Indies.
We really took good care of the struggling grafted breadfruit, supplying it with a lot of Durabloom organic fertilizer and also spraying it with Power Grower Combo, a plant growth accelerator.
However, such studies have not been carried out for the purposes of improving the quality of breadfruit products and specifically, gluten-free breadfruit bread.
Breadfruit and Rum Bar in Phoenix offers a daily rum punch special, such as this black cherry version.
Breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis, Moraceae) is a large evergreen woody species native to the Western pacific.
Murch's UBC laboratory has established tissue culture protocols for mass propagation of breadfruit trees in a sterile environment.
The traditionallystained glass windows at St Paul's Church, at Breadfruit in Laos, turned out to be "the worst job I've ever done!" said Maralyn.
A carrot salsa, a mango gel, sunflower seeds that have been poached in lemongrass and ginger, caramelised breadfruit and a breadfruit and orange sorbet; this is food that wouldnat look out of place at a fine-dining restaurant.
The present study is concerned with the removal of Cu(II) and Cd(II) ions from aqueous solutions using a common agricultural waste, the seed hull of African breadfruit. The effects of various process parameters, namely, particle size, adsorbent mass and initial metal ion concentration on the removal of these metal ions were investigated.