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star apple

noun
1.
the edible fruit of a West Indian tree, Chrysophyllum cainito, of the sapodilla family, which when cut across exhibits a star-shaped figure within.
2.
the tree itself.
Origin of star apple
1675-1685
1675-85
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British Dictionary definitions for star-apple

star-apple

noun
1.
a West Indian sapotaceous tree, Chrysophyllum cainito, with smooth-skinned edible greenish-purple fruit
2.
the fruit of this tree which, when cut across, reveals a star-shaped arrangement of seeds
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