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The fruit of the Chinese tree Litchi chinensis, the size of a small plum, with a hard case and translucent, white, jelly-like sweet flesh surrounding the seed. A 100‐g portion is a rich source of vitamin C, and supplies 70 kcal (290 kJ). See also rambutan.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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