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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Deeply ridged yellow-brown tropical fruit; East Indian tree bearing deeply ridged yellow-brown fruit.

Usage examples (33)
  • Native to Southeast Asia, the carambola is now cultivated in Mexico, where it can be found in gourmet produce sections and some markets.
  • In the mouth a "pulse" of creamy mildly bittersweet slightly underripe fruit (citrus and juicy starfruit aka carambola) and some foilage.
  • Amaranth leaves and carambola fruit are good examples.
  • ECHO's interns tell us carambola is one of their favorite juices. for more
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