kiwi fruit


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kiwi fruit

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kiwifruit

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(Plants) the edible oval fruit of the kiwi plant, Actinidia chinensis, a climbing plant native to Asia but grown extensively in New Zealand; it has a brown fuzzy skin and pale green flesh. Also called: Chinese gooseberry
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Noun1.kiwi fruit - fuzzy brown egg-shaped fruit with slightly tart green fleshkiwi fruit - fuzzy brown egg-shaped fruit with slightly tart green flesh
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Actinidia chinensis, Actinidia deliciosa, Chinese gooseberry, kiwi, kiwi vine - climbing vine native to China; cultivated in New Zealand for its fuzzy edible fruit with green meat
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