akebi

[ ak-uh-bee ]
/ ˈæk ə bi /

noun

a climbing vine, Akebia quinata, of eastern Asia, bearing inconspicuous flowers and purple, edible berries, grown as an ornamental in the U.S.

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Origin of akebi

From Japanese

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