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ˌgræn əˈdɪl əgranadil·la

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. granadilla, giant granadilla, Passiflora quadrangularisnoun

    tropical American passionflower yielding the large granadilla fruit

  2. granadilla, sweet granadilla, Passiflora ligularisnoun

    considered best for fruit

  3. granadilla, purple granadillo, Passiflora edulisnoun

    Brazilian passionflower cultivated for its deep purple fruit

  4. granadillanoun

    the egg-shaped edible fruit of tropical American vines related to passionflowers


  1. granadillanoun

    any of several Passion flowers of tropical America

  2. granadillanoun

    the edible fruit of these plants


  1. Granadilla

    Granadilla is a flowering plant species of genus Passiflora, or the fruit of these plants (passion fruit). It is often confused with passion fruit, and the term often refers specifically to the fruit of Passiflora ligularis, although other species such as the Passiflora quadrangularis (giant granadilla) are included.


  1. granadilla

    Granadilla is a type of passion fruit native to South America. It is yellow or orange in color, with a sweet, tangy flavor, and is commonly eaten raw or used in desserts, beverages, and various culinary dishes. Its name derives from Spanish, meaning "little pomegranate".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Granadillanoun

    the fruit of certain species of passion flower (esp. Passiflora quadrangularis) found in Brazil and the West Indies. It is as large as a child's head, and is a good dessert fruit. The fruit of Passiflora edulis is used for flavoring ices

  2. Etymology: [Sp., dim. of granada pomegranate. See Grenade, Garnet.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Granadilla

    gran-a-dil′a, n. the edible fruit of a species of passion-flower. [Sp.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of granadilla in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of granadilla in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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