kiwi /'kiːwiː/ noun (plural kiwis)

1. (bot.) Short for kiwifruit. Egg-shaped berry of a woody vine in the genus Actinidia, species Actinidia deliciosa. The fruit has a furry brown skin and a bright juicy green flesh with rows of tiny, black, edible seeds. The flash has a soft texture and a sweet but unique flavor, and is rich source of vitamin C and K, and a good source of dietary fiber and vitamin E.

2. (zoo.) Flightless New Zealand bird of the genus Apteryx with hairlike feathers and a long bill. It lays the largest egg in relation to its body size of any species of bird in the world.

3. (biz.) Business venture capitalising on people's expertise and talents to build beauty and value for their wellbeing and growth, and to share with society.



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