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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See mamey.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A South American fruit tree, Mammea americana
  • n. The fruit of this tree

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A tropical American tree (Mammea americana) having edible fruit (the mammee apple) with a leathery rind.
  • n. The globular or ovoid tropical fruit of the mammee tree (Mammea americana), having a thick russet leathery rind and juicy yellow or reddish flesh.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. globular or ovoid tropical fruit with thick russet leathery rind and juicy yellow or reddish flesh
  • n. tropical American tree having edible fruit with a leathery rind

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