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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Cacao plants.

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  • Its botanical name Theobroma Cacao literally means "food of the Gods."
  • In fact, its very name, Theobroma, means “of the gods.”
  • "Food of the Gods," is the literal translation of the name Theobroma.
  • Linnaeus, who had more sense, named it Theobroma, the food of the gods. for more
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