mangosteen

noun man·go·steen \ ˈmaŋ-gə-ˌstēn \

Definition of mangosteen

:a dark reddish-purple fruit of southeastern Asia with a thick rind and juicy flesh having a flavor suggestive of both peach and pineapple; also :a tree (Garcinia mangostana) of the Saint-John's-wort family that bears mangosteens

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Origin and Etymology of mangosteen

modification of Malay manggisutan


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