Definition of ackee noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    (also akee) noun
    BrE BrE//ˈæki//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈæki//
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  1. 1 [countable] a type of tree that produces bright red fruit, originally from W Africa
  2. 2 [uncountable] the fruit from this tree, which is poisonous to eat unless it is completely ripe