Breadfruit - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbredfruːt|  American pronunciation of the word breadfruit
Brit.  |ˈbrɛdfruːt|  British pronunciation of the word breadfruit

noun

- native to Pacific islands and having edible fruit with a texture like bread
- a large round seedless or seeded fruit with a texture like bread; eaten boiled or baked or roasted or ground into flour; the roasted seeds resemble chestnuts

Examples

breadfruit has the same texture as bread

Word forms

noun
singular: breadfruit
plural: breadfruits
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