Definition of jujube:
- A lozenge made of or in imitation of, or flavored with, the jujube fruit.
- The sweet and edible drupes ( fruits) of several Mediterranean and African species of small trees, of the genus Zizyphus, especially the Z. jujuba, Z. vulgaris, Z. mucronata, and Z. Lotus. The last named is thought to have furnished the lotus of the ancient Libyan Lotophagi, or lotus eaters.
- "The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U", Paul Laurence Dunbar.
- "The Getting of Wisdom", Henry Handel Richardson.
Mason and also Aaronsohn suggest as trees that do well in the arid parts of the old world the so- called " Chinese date" or JuJube tree, the sycamore fig, and the Carob tree, which yields the " St. John's Bread" so dear to childhood.- "Dry-Farming", John A. Widtsoe.