Chinese gooseberry

noun

Definition of Chinese gooseberry

: a subtropical vine (Actinidia deliciosa synonym A. chinensis of the family Actinidiaceae) that bears kiwifruit also : kiwifruit

First Known Use of Chinese gooseberry

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Chinese gooseberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chinese%20gooseberry. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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