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monkey bread

n.
1. The edible fruit of a baobab.
2. A rich, usually sweet bread made from small pieces of yeast dough that are dipped in butter and baked together in a tube pan.
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monkey bread

n
1. (Cookery) the gourdlike fruit of the baobab tree
2. (Plants) monkey bread tree another name for baobab
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mon′key bread`


n.
the gourdlike fruit of the baobab, eaten by monkeys.
[1780–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monkey bread - African gourd-like fruit with edible pulpmonkey bread - African gourd-like fruit with edible pulp
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Adansonia digitata, baobab, monkey-bread tree - African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread
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