chirimoya

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noun chir·i·moya \ˌchir-\

less common spelling of

  1. :  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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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of chirimoya


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