Cocoa shells
Cocoa Co"coa, n. [Corrupted fr. cacao.] A preparation made from the seeds of the chocolate tree, and used in making, a beverage; also the beverage made from cocoa or cocoa shells. [1913 Webster]

{Cocoa shells}, the husks which separate from the cacao seeds in preparing them for use. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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