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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The fruit of the tree Brosimum Alicastrum, natural order Urticaceœ. See Brosimum.
  • n. The seeds of the fertile breadfruit, Artocarpus communis, which form a food staple on many Pacific islands and in the East Indies. They are somewhat like European chestnuts in flavor. See Artocarpus, breadfruit, antipolo, and dugdug.


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