/ˈæbiju / (say 'abeeyooh)

1. a tree, Pouteria caimito, native to South America.
2. the fruit of this tree which is elliptical to round with a shiny, bright, yellow skin and a sweet, white, translucent flesh; abi; caimo.
{from a South American language of the Amazon headwaters region}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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