Definition of lilly-pilly in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈlɪlɪˌpɪli/

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noun (plural lilly-pillies)

  • An Australian evergreen tree of the myrtle family, with edible pink, purple, or white berries.
    • Acmena smithii, family Myrtaceae


mid 19th century: of unknown origin.

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