noun can·is·tel \¦kanə¦stel\

Definition of canistel



  1. :  the ovoid orange-yellow mealy sweet fruit of a tropical tree (Pouteria campechiana variant nervosa) of Florida and the West Indies —called also eggfruit

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Origin and Etymology of canistel

American Spanish canistel, canisté

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a trip made at another's expense

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