cherimoya

noun cher·i·moya \ ˌcher-ə-ˈmȯi-ə \
variants: or less commonly play \ˌchir-\
Updated on: 27 Nov 2017

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

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Origin and Etymology of cherimoya

Spanish chirimoya


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