Pouteria zapota

Definitions of Pouteria zapota
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n tropical American tree having wood like mahogany and sweet edible egg-shaped fruit; in some classifications placed in the genus Calocarpum

Synonyms:
Calocarpum zapota, mammee, marmalade tree, sapote
Type of:
tree
a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms

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