[ah-sah-ee, ah-sahy-ee]
the deep purple, edible berry of a Central and South American palm tree, Euterpe oleracea.
Also, acai.

1850–60; < Portuguese açaí < Tupi-Guarani asaí Unabridged
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açaí (Portuguese asai)
Also called: palm berry a berry that grows on palm trees in the Brazilian rainforests. Because it is rich in nutrients, it is used to make energy drinks
[C21: Portuguese]

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