fā-zhôə, -jō-, -hō-
An evergreen shrub (Acca sellowiana syn. Feijoa sellowiana) native to South America and cultivated as an ornamental and for its sweet, tart fruit.
- feijoa bush
Other Word Forms of Feijoa
Origin of Feijoa
New Latin Feijoa former genus name after João da Silva Feijó (1760–1824), Brazilian soldier and naturalist
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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