avocado

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Synonyms for avocado

a pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seed

tropical American tree bearing large pulpy green fruits

of the dull yellowish green of the meat of an avocado

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But the retailer is also including more exotic fruit and vegetables such as mangoes, aubergines, kiwifruit, courgettes and avocado pears.
Canales was also quoted as saying that Japan will remove duties on avocado pears, mangos and other fruits as well as vegetables including tomatoes, asparagus and garlic.
A trained nanny, Miss Baker had been staying in the hostel in Childers, Queensland, for three weeks, picking avocado pears at a local farm to earn some money.
They get tired of oranges, even of avocado pears and passion fruit.
I remember growing avocado pears from the stones by sticking three cocktail sticks, evenly spaced, around the outside of the stone and suspending it above a jar of water.