cheroonjie nut

noun
che·​roon·​jie nut | \ chəˈrünjē- \

Definition of cheroonjie nut

: the seed of a medium-sized East Indian tree (Buchanania latifolia) of the family Anacardiaceae used in the unripe state as an ingredient of curry

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“Cheroonjie nut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cheroonjie%20nut. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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