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a subtropical parthenocarpic tree, Carica pentagona, originating in South America, cultivated for its fruit: family Caricaceae
the greenish-yellow egg-shaped fruit of this tree, having a delicate fragrance and no pips
adjective (South African) drunk; hungover
Baber. (Zahir ed-Din Mohammed) 1483–1530, founder of the Mogul Empire. Contemporary Examples Our 57 writers otherwise showed an astonishing breadth of interest and erudition, from Babar to The New Larousse Gastronomique. The Best of Brit Lit Peter Stothard November 24, 2009 Babar Qureshi, 59, of Iselin, New Jersey, is identified as one of the leaders […]
Shirley, born 1957, U.S. swimmer.
a palm, Orbignya barbosiana, of northeastern Brazil, bearing nuts that yield babassu oil. noun a Brazilian palm tree, Orbignya martiana (or O. speciosa), having hard edible nuts that yield an oil used in making soap, margarine, etc