jackfruit tree

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Noun1.jackfruit tree - East Indian tree cultivated for its immense edible fruit and seedsjackfruit tree - East Indian tree cultivated for its immense edible fruit and seeds
jak, jackfruit, jack - immense East Indian fruit resembling breadfruit; it contains an edible pulp and nutritious seeds that are commonly roasted
Artocarpus, genus Artocarpus - evergreen Asiatic trees now grown through the tropics: breadfruit; jackfruit
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
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The dama (drum) is the basic percussion musical instrument, hewn and hollowed out of the gam bare or jackfruit tree trunk.
The traditional drum which is widely used during the festive season is made of Jackfruit tree trunk.
YOUNG monks sit on a bench in the shade of a jackfruit tree, the saffron orange of their robes contrasting sharply with the deep green leaves.
The fight between Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his predecessor Jitan Ram Manjhi has degenerated into a bitter battle of barbs over the custody of mango, litchi and jackfruit trees on the premises of chief minister's bungalow.
Many as 2,000 avocado trees, 3000 teak trees, jackfruit trees in 2000, 2000 guava, hibiscus and planted 500 trees in natural dyeing demonstration plot