Meaning of “plantain” in the English Dictionary

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"plantain" in British English

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plantainnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈplæn.tɪn/ us /ˈplæn.tɪn/

(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 hotter regions that looks like a banana and is usually cooked before being eaten

(Definition of “plantain” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)