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Ceylon gooseberry

noun

kitembilla

[kit-uh m-bil-uh] /ˌkɪt əmˈbɪl ə/
noun
1.
a shrub or small tree, Dovyalis hebecarpa, of India and Sri Lanka, having velvety, maroon-purple fruit.
Also, kitambilla.
Also called Ceylon gooseberry.
Origin
< Sinhalese kätämbilla
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