/əˈtʃatʃa/ (say uh'chahchah)

1. a tropical fruit, egg-shaped with a reddish-orange skin and pearly white flesh that has a sweet tangy taste; related to the mangosteen; regarded as a superfruit.
2. the tree, Garcinia humilis, producing this fruit, native to the Amazon Basin of Bolivia.
{Guaraní achachairú honey kiss}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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