chirimoya

noun chir·i·moya \ ˌchir- \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

less common spelling of

: 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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