any of various trees and shrubs of the genus Annona, native to tropical America, and grown for their edible fruits.

Compare annona family.

Origin of annona

< New Latin < American Spanish anona, anon, allegedly < Arawak (Hispaniola) Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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