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num-num Line breaks: num-num
Pronunciation: /nʊmˈnʊm/

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South African
A white-flowered spiny southern African shrub or small tree which yields edible fruit.
  • Genus Carissa, family Apocynaceae


Early 19th century: from Afrikaans noem-noem, perhaps from Nama.

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