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(Plants) another name for kiwi fruit
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a Chinese climbing shrub, Actinidia chinensis, of the family Actinidiaceae, cultivated in New Zealand for its edible fruit. Compare kiwi (def. 2).
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|Noun||1.||Chinese gooseberry - climbing vine native to China; cultivated in New Zealand for its fuzzy edible fruit with green meat|
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
|2.||Chinese gooseberry - fuzzy brown egg-shaped fruit with slightly tart green flesh|
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
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