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

 

tamarind

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈtæmərɪnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtæmərɪnd//
 
Fruit
 
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a tropical tree that produces fruit, also called tamarinds, that are often preserved and used in Asian cooking See related entries: Fruit Word Origin late Middle English: from medieval Latin tamarindus, from Arabic tamr hindī ‘Indian date’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tamarind