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

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papayanoun [C or U]

uk   us   /pəˈpaɪ.ə/ (also pawpaw)
a ​largeovalfruit with a ​yellowishskin and ​sweetorangeflesh, or the ​tropicaltree on which this ​grows
(Definition of papaya from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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papayanoun [C/U]

 us   /pəˈpɑ·jə/
a ​large, ​ovalfruit that ​grows on ​trees in ​hotterregions of the ​world, having a ​yellowskin and ​sweet, ​orangeflesh
(Definition of papaya from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “papaya”
in Spanish papaya…
in Vietnamese cây đu đủ…
in Malaysian betik…
in Thai มะละกอ…
in French papaye…
in German die Papaya…
in Chinese (Simplified) 番木瓜, 番木瓜树…
in Indonesian pepaya…
in Chinese (Traditional) (番)木瓜, (番)木瓜樹…
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