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lychee

noun [C] uk (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
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