plantain Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “plantain” in the English Dictionary

"plantain" in British English

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plantainnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈplæn.tɪn/
a ​tropicalfruitsimilar to a banana with ​greenskin, or the ​plant that ​produces this ​fruit
(Definition of plantain from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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plantainnoun [C]

 us   /plæn·tən/
a ​fruit of the ​hotterregions that ​looks like a banana and is usually ​cooked before being ​eaten
(Definition of plantain from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “plantain”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大蕉(类似香蕉的热带水果,亦指该植物)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大蕉(類似香蕉的熱帶水果,亦指該植物)…
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