Choko

pear-shaped, light-green, fruit of a South American vine, often grown in backyards and eaten as a vegetable

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • Choko — may refer the following: an alternate name for Chayote, a green vegetable of the gourd family Chokó languages, an alternate name for the Choco languages Chöko, a Tibeto Burman language Choko (cup), a type of Sake cup Choko (game) The name of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Choko-ji — (朝光寺 Chokoji ) is a Buddhist temple, in Yashiro, Hyōgo, Japan. HistoryAccording to the official record of the temple, this temple was originally constructed on the Mount Gongen in the 7th century, by Hodo Shonin. In 1185, the temple moved to… …   Wikipedia

  • Choko — Un choko Un choko (猪口, choko …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chōkō-ji — The Main Hall, A National Treasure Chōkō ji (朝光寺 Chōkōji) is a Buddhist temple, in Yashiro, Hyōgo, Japan. Contents 1 History …   Wikipedia

  • choko — /ˈtʃoʊkoʊ / (say chohkoh) noun (plural chokos) 1. Also, choko vine. a perennial vine, Sechium edule, of tropical America. 2. the pear shaped green fruit of this vine, especially used as a vegetable or in jams or pie fillings. Also, US, chocho,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • choko — Australian Slang pear shaped, light green, fruit of a South American vine, often grown in backyards and eaten as a vegetable …   English dialects glossary

  • choko — [ tʃəʊkəʊ] noun (plural chokos) Austral./NZ the fruit of the chayote, eaten as a vegetable. Origin C18: from Sp. chocho, from a Brazilian Indian word …   English new terms dictionary

  • choko — n. (pl. os) Austral. & NZ a succulent green pear shaped vegetable like a cucumber in flavour. Etymology: Braz. Ind. chocho …   Useful english dictionary

  • Choko (game) — Choko is a two player abstract strategy board game from Gambia Valley, West Africa. It is played specifically by the Mandinka and Fula tribes. It is related to Yote. Contents 1 Goal 2 Equipment 3 Rules and Game Play 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Choko toucan — čokinis tukanas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Ramphastos brevis angl. Choko toucan vok. Küstentukan, m pranc. toucan du Choko, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrieji tukanai …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas


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