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lichi


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lichi  \Li"chi`\  (l[=e]"ch[=e]`),  n.  (Bot.) 
  See  {Litchi}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Litchi  \Li"tchi`\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  The  fruit  of  a  tree  native  to  China  ({Nephelium  Litchi}).  It 
  is  nutlike,  having  a  rough  but  tender  shell,  containing  an 
  aromatic  pulp,  and  a  single  large  seed.  In  the  dried  fruit 
  which  is  exported  the  pulp  somewhat  resembles  a  raisin  in 
  color  and  form  [Written  also  {lichi},  and  {lychee}.]  -- 
  {lite}.  See  -{lith}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lichi 
  n  :  Chinese  fruit  having  a  thin  brittle  shell  enclosing  a  sweet 
  jellylike  pulp  and  a  single  seed;  often  dried  [syn:  {litchi}, 
  {litchi  nut},  {litchee},  {leechee},  {lichee},  {lychee}] 




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