surette

noun su·rette \süˈret\

Definition of surette

plural

-s

  1. :  a tropical American tree (Byrsonima crassifolia) having hard dark-colored wood and edible yellow acid berries

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Origin and Etymology of surette

French, sourish, diminutive of sur sour, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German sūr sour — more at sour


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