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coconut water Line breaks: coco|nut water

Definition of coconut water in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The watery white liquid found inside a young coconut, consumed as a drink.
Example sentences
  • I obeyed, eagerly gulping down the coconut water.
  • Virtually every street corner has a makeshift stall, selling watermelon in cut, crushed or juice form, or tender coconut water.
  • On a hot day, try coconut water.

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