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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Starchy banana-like fruit; A banana tree bearing hanging clusters of edible angular greenish starchy fruits.

Usage examples (29)
  • Love your combination, the fried plantain is a perfect touch. anna maria on March 14th, 2010 at 9: 34 pm
  • The skin of the plantain is dried and then roasted in a clay oven in order to achieve a particular color, texture and smell.
  • Actually, I think a plantain is a weird little banana...
  • On this he feeds his family, for the plantain is the Puerto Rican peasant's bread. for more
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