Today’s Parola del Giorno is the noun il cachi, which means persimmon.
The noun refers not only to the fruit but also to the fruit tree, and the fruit is used to make preserves. You can also read more about the fruit here. This fruit is typical of the autumn and winter months when it appears in markets and stores in Italy.
See the noun used below:
Un frutto tipico autunnale che si mangia in Italia è il cachi. È un frutto un po’ viscido e per questo motivo non piace a tutti.
A typical autumn fruit that one eats in Italy is the persimmon. It is a fruit that is a bit sticky, and it is for this reason that not everyone likes it.