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

 

lychee

 noun
(also lichee)(also litchi especially in US English)noun
BrE BrE//ˌlaɪˈtʃiː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌlaɪˈtʃiː//
 
; BrE BrE//ˈlaɪtʃiː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlaɪtʃiː//
 
Fruit
 
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a small Chinese fruit with thick rough reddish skin, white flesh and a large seed inside See related entries: Fruit Word Origin late 16th cent.: from Chinese lìzhī.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lychee