jackfruit: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: ( jak'frt"), [key]
- a large, tropical, milky-juiced tree, Artocarpus heterophyllus, of the mulberry family, having stiff and glossy green leaves, cultivated for its very large, edible fruit and seeds.
- the fruit of this tree, which may weigh up to 70 lb. (32 kg). Also called
- jackfruit (Thesaurus)