star fruit

noun
carambola ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1855–60

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star fruit
 
n
another name for carambola

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They were presented upon a plate of mango-raspberry coulis and adorned with fresh strawberries and star fruit.
From the light and juicy star fruit to the red and hairy rambutan, they are all worthy of a try, either whole or juiced.
Avoid purchasing star fruit with brown, shriveled ribs.
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