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açai

Syllabification: aç·a·i
Pronunciation: /əˈsīˌē
 
, ˌäsäˈē
 
/

Definition of açai in English:

noun (plural same)

A South American palm tree producing small edible blackish-purple berries.
  • Genus Euterpe, especially E. oleracea

Origin

mid 19th century: from Portuguese açaí, from Tupi-Guarani asaí.

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