ketembilla

noun
ket·em·bil·la | \ ˌketəmˈbilə \
variants: or kitambilla \ˌkit- \
plural -s

Definition of ketembilla 

1 : a hairy purple acid tropical fruit that is used especially for preserves and is closely related to the kei apple

2 : a small shrubby tree (Dovyalis hebecarpa) of the family Flacourtiaceae that is native to Ceylon and is cultivated in various tropical areas for the ketembillas it bears

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Singhalese kätämbilla

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