sapote

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

n brown oval fruit flesh makes excellent sherbet

Synonyms:
mammee, marmalade plum
Type of:
edible fruit
edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh

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