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(Plants) the pineapple or a related tropical American bromeliaceous plant, the pinguin, that has an edible plum-shaped fruit. Also called: anana
[C17: from the native name in Peru]
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|Noun||1.||Ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)|
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Bromeliaceae, family Bromeliaceae, pineapple family - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importance
|2.||ananas - large sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated|
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
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