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man·go

 (măng′gō)
n. pl. man·goes or man·gos
1.
a. A tropical evergreen tree (Mangifera indica) native to Asia, widely cultivated for its edible fruit.
b. The oval fruit of this tree, having a smooth rind, sweet juicy flesh, and a flat one-seeded stone, and eaten ripe or pickled when green.
2. Chiefly North Midland US A bell pepper, especially a green one.

[From Portuguese manga, fruit of the mango tree, from Malayalam māṅṅa or a kindred Dravidian source; akin to Tamil , mānti, māti.]

mango

(ˈmæŋɡəʊ)
n, pl -goes or -gos
1. (Plants) a tropical Asian anacardiaceous evergreen tree, Mangifera indica, cultivated in the tropics for its fruit
2. (Plants) the ovoid edible fruit of this tree, having a smooth rind and sweet juicy orange-yellow flesh
[C16: via Portuguese from Malay mangā, from Tamil mānkāy from mān mango tree + kāy fruit]

man•go

(ˈmæŋ goʊ)

n., pl. -goes, -gos.
1.
a. the oblong sweet fruit of a tropical tree, Mangifera indica, of the cashew family.
b. the tree itself.
[1575–85; < Portuguese manga, probably < Malayalam]

mango

An Asian fruit with sweet orange flesh.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mango - large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval fruitmango - large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval fruit
mango - large oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seed
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
genus Mangifera, Mangifera - tropical tree native to Asia bearing fleshy fruit
2.mango - large oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seedmango - large oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seed
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Mangifera indica, mango, mango tree - large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval fruit
Translations
شَجَرَة المانْغوفاكِهَة المانْغومَنْجَة
mangomangovník
mangomangotræ
mangomangujo
mango
מנגו
mango
mangómangófa
mangómangótré
マンゴー
망고
aniba
mangas
mango auglismango koks
mango
mango
mango
มะม่วง
mangomango ağacı
quả xoài

mango

[ˈmæŋgəʊ] N (mangoes (pl)) (= fruit, tree) → mango m

mango

[ˈmæŋgəʊ] [mangoes] (pl) n
(= fruit) → mangue f

mango

n (= fruit)Mango f; (= tree)Mangobaum m

mango

[ˈmæŋgəʊ] nmango

mango

(ˈmӕŋgəu) plural ˈmango(e)s noun
1. the yellowish fruit of an Indian tropical tree.
2. (also mango tree) the tree.

mango

مَنْجَة mango mango Mango μάνγκο mango mango mangue mango mango マンゴー 망고 mango mango mango manga манго mango มะม่วง mango quả xoài 芒果
References in classic literature ?
Now slow The plectrum led to prayer the cloistered chords, Now loudly with the crash of falling rain, Now soft as the leaf whispering of words, Now loud and soft together as the long Patter of pearls and seed-pearls on a dish Of marble; liquid now as from the bush Warbles the mango bird; meandering Now as the streamlet seawards; voiceless now As the wild torrent in the strangling arms Of her ice-lover, lying motionless, Lulled in a passion far too deep for sound.
The lama squatted under the shade of a mango, whose shadow played checkerwise over his face; the soldier sat stiffly on the pony; and Kim, making sure that there were no snakes, lay down in the crotch of the twisted roots.
And they fared out from the gloom of the mango tope, the old man's high, shrill voice ringing across the field, as wail by long-drawn wail he unfolded the story of Nikal Seyn [Nicholson] - the song that men sing in the Punjab to this day.
A mango grew in front of the house, and at the edge of the clearing were two flamboyants, twin trees, that challenged the gold of the cocoa-nuts with their scarlet flowers.
Quite by accident, a week or so later, I discovered that he still saw me home, lurking across the street among the shadows of the mango trees.
The leaves of the camphor, pepper, cinnamon, and clove trees were delightfully aromatic; and the bread-fruit, the jaca, and the mango, vied with each other in the magnificence of their foliage.
Mango herself, of the great house of Mango, Plantain, and Co.
Did they sit up for the folks at the Pineries, when Ralph Plantagenet, and Gwendoline, and Guinever Mango had the same juvenile complaint?
Find more healthful comfort food recipes and other ways to help boost your immunity at Mango.
Mango season would end in next four to five weeks, said President Mango Growers Association and added that the strike would damage not only the farmers but also deprive country from handsome foreign exchange.
A Spokesman of the TDAP in a statement issued here Monday said that Mango Show would be held with the theme 'A taste of Pakistan on August 11 at the shopping centreStolitsa.
Mango Mania 2015 was launched yesterday at the hypermarket's Hidd branch and will continue until June 6 at all four of its branches in Bahrain.