The fruit of a plant of the Nightshade family (Lycopersicum esculentun); also, the plant itself. The fruit, which is called also love apple, is usually of a rounded, flattened form, but often irregular in shape. It is of a bright red or yellow color, and is eaten either cooked or uncooked.
- A widely cultivated South American plant (Lycopersicon esculentum) having edible, fleshy, usually red fruit.
- The fruit of this plant.
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