Cydonia oblonga


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Related to Cydonia oblonga: Mespilus germanica, Quince tree

Cydonia oblonga,

n See quince.

Cydonia oblonga

the quince tree, a member of the Rosaceae family; can cause cyanide poisoning.
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Citrus Limon and Cydonia oblonga are known to contain appreciable amounts of polyphenolic compounds.