O*gee"chee lime` (?). [So named from the Ogeechee River in Georgia.] Bot. (a)

The acid, olive-shaped, drupaceous fruit of a species of tupelo (Nyssa capitata) which grows in swamps in Georgia and Florida.

(b)

The tree which bears this fruit.

 

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