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pa·pa·ya

(pă-pī'yăh),
The fruit of the papaw (pawpaw), Carica papaya (family Caricaceae), a tree of the tropic Americas; it possesses a proteolytic action and is the source of papain.
Synonym(s): carica
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Although I've likely eaten as many pawpaws as anyone alive and sampled dozens of unique pawpaw brews, I knew very little about making alcohol before starting this project.
In Cameroon, many fruits such as pineapple (Ananas comosus), banana (Musa acumimata) mango (Mangifera indica), pawpaw (Carica papaya) and guava (Psidium guajava) are cultivated and available.
These new mothers are left at the mercy of grandmothers and neighbours who recommend local remedies such as pawpaw water and herbal medications.
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2 June 2015 - US-based utility operator Southern Co.'s (NYSE: SO) Southern Power wholesale energy subsidiary has acquired the Georgia, USA-based Pawpaw Solar Facility from Longview Solar LLC, the companys aid.
Five years on and Amol's plantation now contains some 800 trees, including mango, guava, lemon and pawpaw, as well as avocado, which he sourced from overseas.
The same old hike allowed me to finally recognize the pawpaw trees on the right day so I could snag some of the custard-like fruit before the Shenandoah's other inhabitants discovered them.
Pawpaw (Asimina triloba) is a native tree with tropical aspirations.
ISLAMABAD -- Green tea prevents an increase of sugar level in blood while the fermented pawpaw helps to reduce uric acid.
Beijing, Oct 9 ( ANI ): Researchers at the Mauritius University suggest that green tea and fermented pawpaw are preventive means for diabetes.
Beyond the Pawpaw Trees (54) takes Lavinia Brown into an entrancing nonsensical wonderland and The Silver Nutmeg (56) is an illogically logical sequel and is just as charmingly captivating: 9.99 [pound sterling] each, 978 1 59017 461 6, 978 1 59017 500 2.