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Noun
The tree and fruit of Phyllanthus acidus. The intermediate sized tree produces small, flattened, multi-lobed, berries with a high acid content. The tart yellow berries are edible raw, but most often stewed with sugar, ginger and other spices.
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Letel Prek Jul 30, 2014
This is called goose berries in Guyana. Use for making jams and is also preserved and pickled.
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