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Peach vs. Plum

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Main Difference

The main difference between Peach and Plum is that the Peach is a species of plant and Plum is a subgenus of plants, use Q12372598 for the fruit.

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  • Peach (noun)

    A tree (noshow=1), native to China and now widely cultivated throughout temperate regions, having pink flowers and edible fruit.

  • Peach (noun)

    The soft juicy stone fruit of the peach tree, having yellow flesh, downy, red-tinted yellow skin, and a deeply sculptured pit or stone containing a single seed.

  • Peach (noun)

    A light moderate to strong yellowish pink to light orange color.

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  • Peach (noun)

    A particularly admirable or pleasing person or thing.

  • Peach (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the color peach.

  • Peach (adjective)

    Particularly pleasing or agreeable.

  • Peach (verb)

    To inform on someone; turn informer.

  • Peach (verb)

    To inform against.

  • Plum (noun)

    The edible, fleshy stone fruit of Prunus domestica, often of a dark red or purple colour.

  • Plum (noun)

    The stone-fruit tree which bears this fruit, Prunus domestica.

  • Plum (noun)

    A dark bluish-red color/colour, the colour of some plums.

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  • Plum (noun)

    A desirable thing.

  • Plum (noun)

    A handsome fortune or property; formerly, in cant language, the sum of £100,000 sterling, or a person possessing it.

  • Plum (noun)

    A good or choice thing of its kind, as among appointments, positions, parts of a book, etc.

    "The mayor rewarded his cronies with cushy plums, requiring little work for handsome pay."

  • Plum (noun)

    A raisin, when used in a pudding or cake.

  • Plum (noun)

    A fool, idiot.

  • Plum (noun)

    A testicle.

  • Plum (noun)

    The edible, fleshy stone fruit of several species sharing Prunus subg. Prunus with Prunus domestica including, among others:

  • Plum (noun)

    Prunus cerasifera, the cherry plum or myrobalan

  • Plum (noun)

    the Chinese plum or Japanese plum

  • Plum (noun)

    Prunus spinosa, the sloe

  • Plum (noun)

    the bear's plum

  • Plum (noun)

    North American plums

  • Plum (noun)

    , the American plum

  • Plum (noun)

    , the Chickasaw plum or sandhill plum

  • Plum (noun)

    , the hortulan plum

  • Plum (noun)

    , the Canadian plum or black plum

  • Plum (noun)

    , the creek plum or hog plum

  • Plum (noun)

    Prunus subcordata, the Klamath plum or Oregon plum

  • Plum (noun)

    (better known as apricots)

  • Plum (noun)

    The stone-fruit trees which bear these fruits.

  • Plum (noun)

    The fruits of many unrelated trees and shrubs with fruit perceived to resemble plums

  • Plum (noun)

    The trees and shrubs bearing those fruits

  • Plum (adjective)

    Of a dark bluish-red colour.

  • Plum (adjective)

    Choice; especially lavish or preferred.

    "She landed a plum position as an executive for the firm."

  • Plum (adjective)

    Plumb

  • Plum (adverb)

    Completely; utterly.

    "You're going to think I'm plum crazy for this, but I want to adopt all seven kittens."

  • Plum (verb)

    To plumb.

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  • Peach

    To accuse of crime; to inform against.

  • Peach (verb)

    To turn informer; to betray one's accomplice.

  • Peach (noun)

    A well-known high-flavored juicy fruit, containing one or two seeds in a hard almond-like endocarp or stone. In the wild stock the fruit is hard and inedible.

  • Peach (noun)

    The tree (Prunus Persica syn. Amygdalus Persica) which bears the peach fruit.

  • Peach (noun)

    The pale red color of the peach blossom, or the light pinkish yellow of the peach fruit.

  • Plum (noun)

    The edible drupaceous fruit of the Prunus domestica, and of several other species of Prunus; also, the tree itself, usually called plum tree.

  • Plum (noun)

    A grape dried in the sun; a raisin.

  • Plum (noun)

    A handsome fortune or property; formerly, in cant language, the sum of £100,000 sterling; also, the person possessing it.

  • Plum (noun)

    Something likened to a plum in desirableness; a good or choice thing of its kind, as among appointments, positions, parts of a book, etc.; as, the mayor rewarded his cronies with cushy plums, requiring little work for handsome pay

  • Plum (noun)

    A color resembling that of a plum; a slightly grayish deep purple, varying somewhat in its red or blue tint.

Webster Dictionary
  • Peach (noun)

    cultivated in temperate regions

  • Peach (noun)

    a very attractive or seductive looking woman

  • Peach (noun)

    downy juicy fruit with sweet yellowish or whitish flesh

  • Peach (noun)

    a shade of pink tinged with yellow

  • Peach (verb)

    divulge confidential information or secrets;

    "Be careful--his secretary talks"

  • Plum (noun)

    any of several trees producing edible oval smooth-skinned fruit with a single hard stone

  • Plum (noun)

    any of numerous varieties of small to medium-sized round or oval smooth-skinned fruit with a single pit

  • Plum (adverb)

    exactly;

    "fell plumb in the middle of the puddle"

  • Plum (adverb)

    completely; used as intensifiers;

    "clean forgot the appointment"

    "I'm plumb (or plum) tuckered out"

Princeton's WordNet

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