from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See carambola.
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- n. The fruit of the carambola tree.
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- n. deeply ridged yellow-brown tropical fruit; used raw as a vegetable or in salad or when fully ripe as a dessert
From the shape of its cross section.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)