Definitions for musa acuminata
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dwarf banana, Musa acuminata(noun)
low-growing Asian banana tree cultivated especially in the West Indies for its clusters of edible yellow fruit
Musa acuminata is a species of wild banana native to Southeast Asia. It is the progenitor of modern edible bananas, along with Musa balbisiana. First cultivated by humans around 8000 years ago it is one of the earliest examples of domesticated plants.
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