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cherimoya

noun cher·i·moya \ˌcher-ə-ˈmi-ə\

Definition of CHERIMOYA

:  a round, oblong, or heart-shaped fruit with a pitted pale green rind that is borne by a widely cultivated tropical American tree (Annona cherimola) of the custard-apple family; also :  this tree

Variants of CHERIMOYA

cher·i·moya also chir·i·moya \ˌchir-\
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Origin of CHERIMOYA

Spanish chirimoya
First Known Use: 1736

Rhymes with CHERIMOYA

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