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Noun: sapote
  1. Tropical American tree having wood like mahogany and sweet edible egg-shaped fruit; in some classifications placed in the genus Calocarpum
    - marmalade tree, mammee, Pouteria zapota, Calocarpum zapota
  2. Brown oval fruit flesh makes excellent sherbet
    - mammee, marmalade plum

Derived forms: sapotes

Type of: edible fruit, tree

Part of: genus Pouteria, Pouteria

Encyclopedia: Sapote