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[kwon-dong] /ˈkwɒnˌdɒŋ/

an Australian tree, Fusanus acuminatus, bearing a fruit with an edible, nutlike seed.
the fruit, or the seed or nut.
Also called native peach

silver quandong

(Austral, informal) a person who takes advantage of other people’s generosity


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