acai berry

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • açai berry, açaí berry

EtymologyEdit

From Brazilian Portuguese açaí (from Old Tupi) + berry.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.saˈiː.ˈbɛri/

NounEdit

acai berry (plural acai berries)

  1. A fruit that grows on the Brazilian wild palmberry tree, Euterpe olearacea, used for nutritive support as an antioxidant. It is similar in size to a grape.

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Last modified on 13 December 2013, at 19:35