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Definitions of "Plantain"


1. Plantain (Noun)


Definition

A starchy fruit similar to a banana, commonly used in Jamaican cuisine. It can be boiled, fried, or baked.


Example Sentences

Patois: Yu waan mi fry di plantain fi yuh?
English: Do you want me to fry the plantain for you?


Related Words

Ackee , Aile , Bag juice , ilaloo ,



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