bilimbi

noun bi·lim·bi \bəˈlimbē\
variants: or

bilimbing

\-ˈlim(ˌ)biŋ\

Definition of bilimbi

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  an East Indian evergreen tree (Averrhoa bilimbi) resembling the carambola

  2. 2 :  the very acid fruit of the bilimbi that is used for preserves or pickles — compare carambola

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Origin and Etymology of bilimbi

Konkani & Malay; Konkani bilimbī, from Malay bĕlimbing


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