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noun 
  1. A widely cultivated plant, Solanum lycopersicum, having edible fruit
  2. The savoury fruit of this plant, red when ripe, treated as a vegetable in horticulture
    • Note: The US Supreme Court in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nix_v._Hedden Nix v. Hedden (1893) ruled that a tomato is a vegetable.
      1. A shade of red, the colour of a ripe tomato.
      2. (slang) A desirable-looking woman.
      Lookit the legs on that hot !
      1. (slang) A stupid act or person.
Etymology: From Spanish tomate < Nahuatl tomatl, (xi)tomÄtl.


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