chico mamey

noun

Definition of chico mamey 

Philippines

: the fruit of the marmalade tree also : marmalade tree

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History and Etymology for chico mamey

Philippine Spanish, from American Spanish chico sapodilla, marmalade tree + Spanish mamey mammee

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