fei

noun
\ ˈfāˌē\
plural feis or fei

Definition of fei

: a wild banana (Musa fehi) widely cultivated in Polynesia and distinguished by an upright fruiting stalk bearing large thick fruits that have reddish orange or yellow skin and are edible only when cooked

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Tahitian

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