akee

or ac·kee

[ uh-kee ]
/ əˈki /
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noun

a tropical tree, Blighia sapida, of the soapberry family, cultivated for the edible aril of its seeds.

Nearby words

  1. akathisia,
  2. akbar,
  3. ake,
  4. akeake,
  5. akebi,
  6. akela,
  7. akeldama,
  8. akeley,
  9. akeley, carl ethan,
  10. akene

Origin of akee

1785–95; allegedly < Kru

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