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The answer OLIVE has 869 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of olive in various dictionaries:
noun - small ovoid fruit of the European olive tree
noun - evergreen tree cultivated in the Mediterranean region since antiquity and now elsewhere
noun - hard yellow often variegated wood of an olive tree
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Place for a pimento|
|With 63-Across, comics girlfriend|
|Kind of branch offered in peace|
|Holy oil source|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|The family of shells seen here is called by the name of this Mediterranean fruit|
|Peridots are often this shade of green that may remind you of a martini garnish|
|If a traditional martini has something green floating in it, we hope it's this shade|
|A dog mishears a Christmas lyric:"____, the Other Reindeer"|
|The olea, it's famous for its oleum, "oil"|
|The name Gethsemane comes from gath-shemen, Hebrew for oil press, probably one for this fruit|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a small oval fruit with a hard stone and bitter flesh, green when unripe and bluish black when ripe, used as food and as a source of oil.|
|A Mediterranean evergreen tree (Olea europaea) having fragrant white flowers, usually lance-shaped leathery leaves, and edible drupes.|
|The small ovoid fruit of this tree, an important food and source of oil.|
|A yellow green of low to medium lightness and low to moderate saturation.|
|a small bitter green or black fruit that is eaten or used to produce oil, or a Mediterranean tree on which this fruit grows:|
|a small, oval fruit eaten raw or cooked or pressed to make oil, or the evergreen tree on which this fruit grows|
|Olive is also a dark, yellow-green color.|
|a yellow-green color of low brightness and saturation|
|one-seeded fruit of the European olive tree usually pickled and used as a relish|
|hard yellow often variegated wood of an olive tree used in cabinetwork|
The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, meaning "European olive", is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, found in the Mediterranean Basin from Portugal to the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula, and southern Asia as far east as China, as well as the Canary Islands and Réunion. The species is cultivated in many places and considered naturalized in all the countries of the Mediterranean coast, as well as in Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Java, Norfolk Island, California, and Bermuda. Olea europaea is the type species for the genus Olea.|
* The olive's fruit, also called the olive, is of major agricultural importance in the Mediterranean region as the source of olive oil; it is one of the core ingredients in Mediterranean cuisine. The tree and its fruit give their name to the plant family, which also includes species such as lilacs, jasmine, Forsythia, and the true ash trees (Fraxinus).