Definition of yellow plum in English:

yellow plum


  • 1Any plum having a yellow skin and pale flesh; (also) any species or cultivated variety of plum tree producing such fruit, specifically the North American species Prunus americana.

  • 2The yellow mombin, Spondias mombin, or its juicy yellow-orange fruit (now rare).


Late 16th century; earliest use found in Abraham Hartwell (d. 1606).