babaco

/ (ˈbæbəˌkəʊ, bəˈbɑːkəʊ) /

noun plural -cos

a subtropical parthenocarpic tree, Carica pentagona, originating in South America, cultivated for its fruit: family Caricaceae
the greenish-yellow egg-shaped fruit of this tree, having a delicate fragrance and no pips

Nearby words

  1. bab.,
  2. baba,
  3. baba au rhum,
  4. baba ghanouj,
  5. baba ghanoush,
  6. babalas,
  7. babar,
  8. babashoff,
  9. babassu,
  10. babassu oil

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