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akee

Definition of AKEE

variant of ackee

akee

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AKEE

:  the fruit of a tree (Blighia sapida of the family Sapindaceae) native to tropical West Africa but grown in the Caribbean area, Florida, and Hawaii for its white or yellowish fleshy aril which is edible when ripe but is poisonous when immature or overripe and that has a toxic pink raphe attaching the aril to the seed; also :  the tree

Variants of AKEE

akee or ack·ee \ˈak-ˌē, a-ˈkē\

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