Translation of papaya in Spanish:

papaya

papaya, n.

Pronunciation /pəˈpʌɪə//pəˈpaɪə/

noun

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    • 1.1(fruit)

      papaya feminine
      • Scoop the seeds out of a melon or a medium papaya, and fill this edible bowl with 1/2 cup of ice cream.
      • Lutein is found in spinach, leeks, peas, kiwi fruits, black grapes and romaine lettuce, while rich sources of zeaxanthin include sweetcorn, red peppers, nectarines, papaya and honeydew melon.
      • Make an unusual, tasty and colourful salad with steamed spinach and fruits such as apples, grapes, orange segments, papaya and melon.
      • Halve the papaya, scoop out the seeds, peel the flesh then chop roughly.
      • Orange, papaya, carrot, whole milk and butter, all green leafy vegetables, tomatoes and raw bananas are rich in vitamin A. Vitamin D is chiefly obtained from exposing the skin to natural sunshine.

    • 1.2also papaya tree

      papayo masculine

  • 2British

    pawpaw