English version

crab apple in Food topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcrab appleˈcrab ˌapple noun [countable]  DFa small sour apple, or the tree it grows on
Examples from the Corpus
crab appleI picked one and threw it at a crab apple tree.And then a crab apple flew in and bounced a few feet from Pinky.The result: plenty of fresh produce for the kitchen and such delights as crab apple and quince jellies and pickled walnuts.We've planted every kind of native tree you could think of in a hedge, including crab apple and wayfarer tree.