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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n- A wild banana (Musa fehi) widely cultivated in Polynesia and edible only when cooked.

Usage examples (21)
  • "feis", or Irish Dance competition, called "Oktoberfeis" to be held at the Tivoli Student Union in downtown Denver, October 3 rd and 4 th, 2008.
  • In the Treasurer's Accounts 1572, we also find that different sums were allowed us "feis extraordinar" to most of these officials, for services rendered "in the tyme of...
  • The pig was tender, succulent, and the yams and feis finely flavored.
  • Th is was the subject of 3O mins of the ard feis debate on Saturday morning. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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