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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A tree of tropical America that bears an edible oblong yellow fruit with black seeds. Also: Its fruit.

Usage examples (37)
  • The papaya was grown in Mexico and sold in a grocery store in California.
  • But in Cuban Spanish, the word papaya means 'vagina.
  • Anon papaya is a cultured palate some don't like it.
  • Mango works on its own but papaya is massively bland without it. for more
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