Definition of lilly-pilly in English:

lilly-pilly

noun

  • An Australian evergreen tree of the myrtle family, with edible pink, purple, or white berries.

    • ‘Species that also consume native rain - forest fruits, such as lilly-pillies and figs, have wider, more muscular tongues to help pulp the fruit.’
    • ‘The lilly pilly is one of the most popular plants in Australia today, particularly for hedging and topiary.’

Origin

Mid 19th century: of unknown origin.

Pronunciation:

lilly-pilly

/ˈlɪlɪˌpɪli/