mangosteen mangosteen  /ˈmæŋ ɡoʊ ˌstin/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) East Indian tree with thick leathery leaves and edible fruit
  2. (n) two- to three-inch tropical fruit with juicy flesh suggestive of both peaches and pineapples

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Usage(s):

  1. Blain is a manic, mouthy merchant of mangosteen.
  2. Pronounced zang-go, this powerful elixir comes from the mangosteen, a fruit grown in the jungles of Thailand.
  3. Some of the more unusual ones on offer include rambutan, mangosteen, durian, jackfruit, pomelo, starfruit, zirzat, buah duku, chiku and jeruk.

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