Part of speech: noun

The fruit of a tree of the myrtle family, or the tree itself.

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Usage examples "pomegranate":

  1. Then she looked at the beautiful red fruit growing on the pomegranate- tree. - "Little Mr. Thimblefinger and His Queer Country", Joel Chandler Harris.
  2. At lunch that day Lord Reggie announced that he had composed a beautiful anthem on the words- " Thy lips are like a thread of scarlet, and thy speech is comely; thy temples are like a piece of pomegranate within thy locks." - "The Green Carnation", Robert Smythe Hichens.
  3. On the west of the city are beautiful gardens and orchards of cherry, walnut, apricot, plum, apple, peach, olive, pomegranate, fig and pear trees, and rich vineyards cover the fields on the south. - "The Women of the Arabs", Henry Harris Jessup.