breadfruit

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Etymology[edit]

bread +‎ fruit, from the texture of the fruit.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈbɹedfɹuːt/

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breadfruit (plural breadfruits)

  1. An evergreen tree, Artocarpus altilis, native to islands of the east Indian Ocean and western Pacific Ocean.
  2. The large round fruit of this tree.

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