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English definition of “lychee”

lychee

noun [C] (also litchi)     /ˈlaɪ.tʃiː/ US  /ˈliː.tʃiː/
a fruit with a rough , brown shell and sweet , white flesh around a large , shiny , brown seed , or the evergreen tree (= one that never loses its leaves ) on which this fruit grows Fruit TreesTypes of fruit
(Definition of lychee noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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