avocado
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ævəˈkɑːdəʊ/
  • (GA) enPR: ăvəkäʹdō, IPA: /ɑvəˈkɑdoʊ/, [ɑvəˈkɑɾoʊ], /ævəˈkɑdoʊ/, [ævəˈkɑɾoʊ]
Noun

avocado

  1. The large, usually yellowish-green or black, pulpy fruit of the avocado tree.
    Synonyms: alligator pear, avocado pear, butter pear, abacate
  2. The avocado tree, ll mul, of the laurel family.
  3. (mostly, uncountable) A dark chartreuse colour, like the colour of the skin of an avocado.
     
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avocado (not comparable)

  1. Of a dull yellowish-green colour.
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