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Definition: Ecbalium Elaterium
(k?`k?m-b?r, formerly kou"k?m-b?r), n.
[OE. cucumer, cocumber, cucumber, fr. L. cucmis,
gen.cucumeris; cf. OF. cocombre,F. concombre.] (Bot.)
A creeping plant, and its fruit, of several species of the
, esp. Cucumis sativus
, the unripe fruit of
which is eaten either fresh or picked. Also, similar plants
or fruits of several other genera. See below.
(Bot.), the Citrullus Colocynthis
. See Colocynth
(a) A small, black flea-beetle (Crepidodera cucumeris
which destroys the leaves of cucumber, squash, and melon
(b) The squash beetle.
(a) A large ornamental or shade tree of the genus Magnolia
, so called from a slight
resemblance of its young fruit to a small cucumber.
(b) An East Indian plant (Averrhoa Bilimbi
) which produces
the fruit known as bilimbi.
, Jerusalem cucumber
, the prickly-fruited
gherkin (Cucumis Anguria
, a species (Cucumis flexuosus
for its long, curiously-shaped fruit.
, a plant (Ecbalium Elaterium
small oval fruit separates from the footstalk when ripe
and expels its seeds and juice with considerable force
through the opening thus made. See Elaterium
, a climbing weed (Sicyos angulatus