mango

noun man·go \ ˈmaŋ-(ˌ)gō \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of mango

plural mangoes also mangos
1 :a tropical usually large ovoid or oblong fruit with a firm yellowish-red skin, hard central stone, and juicy aromatic pulp; also :an evergreen tree (Mangifera indica) of the cashew family that bears mangoes

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Origin and Etymology of mango

Portuguese manga, probably from Malayalam māṅṅa


MANGO Defined for English Language Learners

mango

noun

Definition of mango for English Language Learners

  • : a juicy tropical fruit that has firm yellow and red skin and a hard seed at its center


MANGO Defined for Kids

mango

noun man·go \ ˈmaŋ-gō \

Definition of mango for Students

plural mangoes or mangos
:a tropical fruit with yellowish red skin and juicy mildly tart yellow flesh


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