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souari nut

[ soo-ahr-ee ]
/ suˈɑr i /
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noun

the large, edible, oily nut of a tall tree, Caryocar nuciferum, of tropical South America.

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Origin of souari nut

1840–50; <French saouari<Galibi sawarra

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