acai berry

/əˈsaɪi bɛri/ (say uh'suyee beree)

noun (plural acai berries)
a small, edible, purplish berry which is the fruit of the acai palm tree, Euterpe oleracea, found in the flood plains and swamps of Central and South America; valued for its high nutritional content and as an aid to weight loss.
{Portuguese acai, from Tupi-Guaraní + berry}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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