passion fruit

passion fruit
egg-shaped tropical fruit of certain passionflower vines; used for sherbets and confectionery and drinks
Hypernyms: ↑edible fruit
Part Holonyms: ↑passionflower, ↑passionflower vine

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noun, pl passion fruit or passion fruits [count]
: a small round fruit that has many seeds and is often used to make juice

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ˈpassion fruit [passion fruit passion fruits] noun countable, uncountable (pl. passion fruit)
a small tropical fruit with a thick purple skin and many seeds inside, produced by some types of ↑passion flower

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