ananas


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ananas

(əˈnænəs)
n
(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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Noun1.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)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
Ananas comosus, pineapple, pineapple plant - a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics
2.ananas - large sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leavesananas - 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
Ananas comosus, pineapple, pineapple plant - a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics
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class="font-size--16 MsoNormalMr Otieno and the caller discussed the job and the payment by phone but he called later, at around 6pm, asking to meet him that evening at Ananas Mall in Makongeni.
Even though the project takes place in three other places in the town of Paphos (the cafe Ananas 8bit, the cultural centre Technopolis20 and the Kimonos Art Centre) the centre of its activities is the historical cinema theatre Attikon after which the project is named.
'KeNHA has promised to expand Thika-Garissa highway all the way to Kilimambogo, with the first phase of the project going up to Ananas Mall in Makongeni,' Wainaina said.
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Hijosa, who founded the company Ananas Anam to market Pinatex, works with pineapple farmers in the Philippines who harvest and strip the fibers, which are finished into Pinatex in Spain.
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ANANAS have been named Britain's favourite fruit in an Asda survey.
The ORNL-led team of researchers reached these findings through investigating and comparing the genomes of KalanchoAaAaAeAe1/2 fedtschenkoi, Phalaenops equestris (orchid) and Ananas comosus (pineapple) using ORNL's Titan supercomputer.