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quandong or quandang or quantong  (ˈkwɒnˌtɒŋ (ˈkwɒnˌdɒŋ )



  1. Also called: native peach
    1. a small Australian santalaceous tree, Eucarya acuminata (or Fusanus acuminatus)
    2. the edible fruit or nut of this tree, used in preserves
  2. See silver quandong

  3. (Australian, informal) a person who takes advantage of other people's generosity

Word Origin

from a native Australian language


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