Definition of pluot in English:

pluot

noun

  • A trademark for: (the fruit of) a complex hybrid between the Japanese plum, Prunus salicina (which provides a greater proportion of the parentage), and the apricot, Prunus armeniaca.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in The New York Times. From plu- + -ot.

Pronunciation

pluot

/ˈpluːɒt/