yuzu

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yuzu (ˈjuːzuː)
 
n
a citrus fruit about the size of a golf ball, a hybrid of a primitive citrus called Ichang papeda and a mandarin, which grows on tall trees in Japan and has a strong sour flavour. Its rind and juice are a popular ingredient in Japanese cookery
 
[C21: Japanese]

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Main Entry:  yuzu
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a sour Japanese citrus fruit, which is used almost exclusively for its aromatic rind
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