Definition of spanspek in English:

spanspek

noun

  • South African term for cantaloupe
    • ‘Place the spanspek, lemon grass and ginger in a food processor and purée until smooth.’
    • ‘Combine the spanspek cubes or balls and diced peaches and cucumber.’
    • ‘This week for instance, I've been having a piece of papaya, half a grapefruit, half a pineapple or slice of spanspek for breakfast before cereal.’

Origin

Afrikaans.

Pronunciation:

spanspek

/ˈspanspɛk/