passionfruit

[pash-uh n-froot]

Origin of passionfruit

First recorded in 1745–55; passion + fruit
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British Dictionary definitions for passion fruit

passion fruit

noun
  1. the edible fruit of any of various passionflowers, esp granadilla
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