Monkey-bread \Mon"key-bread`\, n. (Bot.) The fruit of the {Adansonia digitata}; also, the tree. See {Adansonia}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Monkey bread — Monkey bread. El monkey bread (en inglés ‘pan de mono’), también llamado African coffee cake (‘tarta de café africana’), golden crown (‘corona dorada’), pinch me cake (‘pastel pellízcame’) y bubbleloaf (‘rodaja burbuja’), es un pastel pegajoso y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • monkey bread — n. 1. the fruit of the African baobab tree, eaten by monkeys 2. BAOBAB …   English World dictionary

  • Monkey bread — This article is about the breakfast pastry. For the fruit, see Adansonia. Monkey bread Monkey bread, also called sticky bread, African coffee cake, golden crown, pinch me cake, bubbleloaf and monkey brains is a sticky, gooey pastry served in the… …   Wikipedia

  • monkey bread — noun African gourd like fruit with edible pulp • Syn: ↑sour gourd • Hypernyms: ↑edible fruit • Part Holonyms: ↑baobab, ↑monkey bread tree, ↑Adansonia digitata …   Useful english dictionary

  • monkey bread — mon′key bread n. pln the gourdlike fruit of the baobab, eaten by monkeys • Etymology: 1780–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • monkey bread — 1. the gourdlike fruit of the baobab, eaten by monkeys. 2. the tree itself. [1780 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • monkey bread — noun a) a type of gourd, the fruit of the tree, eaten by monkeys b) the tree itself …   Wiktionary

  • monkey bread — n. fruit of the baobab tree shaped like a gourd with edible pulp; sour gourd …   English contemporary dictionary

  • monkey bread — /ˈmʌŋki brɛd/ (say mungkee bred) noun 1. the gourd like fruit of the baobab, eaten by monkeys. 2. the tree itself …   Australian English dictionary

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