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English definition of “starfruit”

starfruit

noun [C] uk   /ˈstɑː.fruːt/ us    /ˈstɑːr-/ (also carambola)
a yellow tropical fruit with smooth skin and five pointed, curved parts, making a star shape when you cut through itTypes of fruit
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