atemoya

[ ah-tuh-moi-uh ]
/ ˌɑ təˈmɔɪ ə /

noun

a tropical tree of the Philippines that is a hybrid of the cherimoya and sweetsop.
the pinecone- or heart-shaped fruit of this tree, having a sweet, edible, white pulp.

Nearby words

  1. ateleiosis,
  2. atelier,
  3. ateliosis,
  4. ateliotic dwarf,
  5. atelo-,
  6. atemporal,
  7. aten,
  8. aten asteroid,
  9. atenolol,
  10. aterian

Origin of atemoya

1910–15; < Tagalog and Philippine English ate sweetsop + (cheri)moya

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