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One entry found for lychee.
Main Entry: ly·chee
Variant(s): or li·tchi also li·chee /primarystresslemacron(secondarystress)chemacron, primarystresslimacr-/
Function: noun
Etymology: from Chinese lìzhimacr "lychee"
1 : the oval fruit of a Chinese tree related to the soapberries and having a hard reddish outer covering and sweet whitish edible flesh surrounding a single large seed -- called also lychee nut
2 : a tree bearing lychees

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