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guava

noun gua·va \ˈgwä-və\

: the sweet yellow fruit of a tropical American tree

: a tree that produces guavas

Full Definition of GUAVA

1
:  any of several tropical American shrubs or small trees (genus Psidium) of the myrtle family; especially :  a shrubby tree (P. guajava) widely cultivated for its sweet acid yellow or pink fruit
2
:  the roundish to pear-shaped fruit of a guava

Origin of GUAVA

Spanish guaba, guayaba, perhaps from Taino
First Known Use: 1604

Rhymes with GUAVA

GUAVA Defined for Kids

guava

noun gua·va \ˈgwä-və\

Definition of GUAVA for Kids

:  the sweet fruit of a tropical American tree that has yellow or pink pulp

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