coconut Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"coconut" in British English

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coconutnoun

uk   /ˈkəʊ.kə.nʌt/  us   /ˈkoʊ-/
B1 [C] a ​largefruit like a ​nut with a ​thick, hard, ​brownshellcontaining hard, ​whiteflesh that can be ​eaten and a ​clearliquidB1 [U] the ​whiteflesh of the coconut, often used in ​cooking: grated/​shredded coconut
(Definition of coconut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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coconutnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈkoʊ·kəˌnʌt/
a ​largefruit with a hard, ​brownshell and ​firm, ​white, ​edibleflesh, or the ​whiteflesh of this ​fruit, sometimes used in ​cooking
(Definition of coconut from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “coconut”
in Korean 코코넛…
in Arabic جَوز الهِنْد…
in Malaysian kelapa, santan…
in French noix de coco…
in Russian кокосовый орех…
in Chinese (Traditional) 椰子, (常用於烹飪的)椰肉…
in Italian (noce di) cocco…
in Turkish Hindistan cevizi…
in Polish kokos, orzech kokosowy…
in Spanish coco…
in Vietnamese quả dừa, cùi dừa…
in Portuguese coco…
in Thai มะพร้าว, เนื้อมะพร้าว…
in German die Kokosnuß…
in Catalan coco…
in Japanese ココナツ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 椰子, (常用于烹饪的)椰肉…
in Indonesian kelapa, daging buah kelapa…
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