Although there is no food that starts with the letter "x" in the English language, "xigua" is a Chinese word for watermelon and was the original name for the food. The xigua is a melon with powerful health benefits and there are more than 1,200 different varieties of the sweet watermelon worldwide.
X-STOP Interspinous Process Decomposition System is an implant that reduces symptoms of lumbar spinal stenosis, the narrowing of the passages of the spinal cord and nerves. The X-STOP device is made from titanium alloy and fits between the spinous processes of the lower spine, as detailed by U.S. Fo
The ximenia is a fruit found in Africa. The rind is orange, although a particular variety found in Ethiopia has a yellow skin. The fruit grows to be 1 1/4 inches long. It has a bitter and tart flavor, and each fruit has an edible seed inside it.
BMW produces a range of sport-utility vehicles called the X1, the X3, the X4, the X5 and the X6. Citroen makes the Xsara, the Xantia and the XM, while Nissan produces the X Trail and X Terra.
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Some common words in the English language that begin with X are Xerox, xylophone, xeriscape, X-ray and xenon. Xerox is a word that began as a brand but then became a verb, though the Xerox company does not condone this. In common parlance, to "xerox" something means to photocopy it, whether on a Xer
There are no foods that are commonly considered vegetables that begin with the letter X. In culinary terms, a vegetable is simply any edible plant or part of a plant. There are a few fruits, which are technically vegetables, that start with the letter X.
A body part that starts with the letter X is the xiphoid process. The xiphoid process is a part of the sternum, namely the breastbone.
One type of fish that starts with the letter "X" is the X-ray Tetra, known for its translucent skin that makes its backbone visible, according to OneKind, an animal protection charity. The fish also is called the Golden Pristella Tetra, in reference to its golden-colored skin.
There are four birds that have names that start with the letter X: Xantus's Hummingbird, Xantus's Murrelet, Xavier's Greenbul and Xinjiang Ground-Jay. Among the approximately 10,000 species of birds around the world, these are the only four with names that begin with "X."