mamoncillo

EnglishEdit

 
Mamoncillo leaf and fruits
 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish mamoncillo.

NounEdit

mamoncillo (plural mamoncillos)

  1. Melicoccus bijugatus, a tree of the Sapindaceae family, native to Central and South America.
  2. The small, green, tangy, oval fruit of the mamoncillo tree.

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SpanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (most of Spain) /mamonˈθiʝo/ [ma.mõn̟ˈθi.ʝo]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain) /mamonˈθiʎo/ [ma.mõn̟ˈθi.ʎo]
 
  • IPA(key): (most of Latin America) /mamonˈsiʝo/ [ma.mõnˈsi.ʝo]
  • IPA(key): (Andes Mountains) /mamonˈsiʎo/ [ma.mõnˈsi.ʎo]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /mamonˈsiʃo/ [ma.mõnˈsi.ʃo]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /mamonˈsiʒo/ [ma.mõnˈsi.ʒo]

 
  • (most of Spain and Latin America) Rhymes: -iʝo
  • (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) Rhymes: -iʎo
  • (Buenos Aires and environs) Rhymes: -iʃo
  • (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) Rhymes: -iʒo

  • Hyphenation: ma‧mon‧ci‧llo

NounEdit

mamoncillo m (plural mamoncillos)

  1. the mamoncillo

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