[ jam-bos, -bohs ]
/ ˈdʒæm bɒs, -boʊs /
Origin of jambos
< New Latin, variant of jambosa < English jamb(o) rose apple (< Hindi jambu, jambū < Sanskrit) + Latin (r)osa rose1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for jambos
We got some wretched wild fruit like that called "jambos" in India, and at midday reached the village of Chafunga.