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atemoya

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noun ate·moya \ˌä-tə-ˈmȯi-ə, ˌa-\

Definition of atemoya

  1. :  a white-pulped tropical fruit of a tree that is a hybrid of the sweetsop and the cherimoya



Origin of atemoya

ates sweetsop (from Tagalog) + cherimoya


First Known Use: 1914

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