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Mangosteen Definition

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[n] two- to three-inch tropical fruit with juicy flesh suggestive of both peaches and pineapples
[n] East Indian tree with thick leathery leaves and edible fruit

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\Man"go*steen\, Mangostan \Man"go*stan\, n. [Malay mangusta, mangis.] (Bot.) A tree of the East Indies of the genus {Garcinia} ({G. Mangostana}). The tree grows to the height of eighteen feet, and bears fruit also called mangosteen, of the size of a small apple, the pulp of which is very delicious food.

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