tamarind

EnglishEdit

Tamarind tree with unripened fruits

EtymologyEdit

Old French tamarinde, from Arabic تمر هندي (tamr hindī).

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NounEdit

tamarind (countable and uncountable, plural tamarinds)

  1. A tropical tree, Tamarindus indica.
  2. The fruit of this tree; the pulp is used as spice in Asian cooking and in Worcestershire sauce.

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Last modified on 11 April 2014, at 05:23