litchee


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Noun1.litchee - Chinese fruit having a thin brittle shell enclosing a sweet jellylike pulp and a single seedlitchee - Chinese fruit having a thin brittle shell enclosing a sweet jellylike pulp and a single seed; often dried
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
lichee, litchi, Litchi chinensis, litchi tree, Nephelium litchi - Chinese tree cultivated especially in Philippines and India for its edible fruit; sometimes placed in genus Nephelium
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A current specialty of the formal Primrose Room at the resort is the Strawberry Litchee Fizz, $10.25, made with strawberry and lychee purees, orange-flavored vodka and prosecco.
(7) The earliest known occurrence of the word mi jian is in the Lizhi pu [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Handbook on Litchee) by Cai Xiang [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (1012-1067), which gives the following recipe for making preserved litchi: one peels the fruit, presses out the juice, and then cooks it in honey.