Definition of naranjilla
1 : a shrubby perennial herb (Solanum quitoense) cultivated in the uplands of northern South America for its tomentose edible bright orange fruits that resemble tomatoes or small oranges
2 : the richly flavored acid fruit of the naranjilla; also : a beverage made from this fruit
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Origin and Etymology of naranjilla
Spanish, diminutive of naranja orange, from Arabic nāranj — more at orange
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