Kei apple

noun \ˈkā-, ˈkī-, ˈkəi-\

Definition of Kei apple

  1. 1 :  the edible fruit of a southern African shrub (Dovyalis caffra) of the family Flacourtiaceae that is shaped like a small apple and is used for pickles and preserves

  2. 2 :  the shrub that bears the Kei apple

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Origin and Etymology of kei apple

from Great Kei river, Cape Province, Union of South Africa


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