cacao: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ku-k'?, -k?'?), [key]
? pl. -ca•os.
  1. a small tropical American evergreen tree, Theobroma cacao, cultivated for its seeds, the source of cocoa, chocolate, etc.
  2. the fruit or seeds of this tree.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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