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		<div class="title">AVOCADO</div>
		<p>The avocado (Persea americana) is a tree, long thought to have originated in South Central Mexico, classified as a member of the flowering plant family Lauraceae. The fruit of the plant, also called an avocado (or avocado pear or alligator pear), is
			botanically a large berry containing a single large seed known as a "pit" or a "stone".</p>
		<img class="image" src="avocado.png">
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		<div class="title tomato">TOMATO</div>
		<p>The tomato is the edible, often red, berry of the nightshade Solanum lycopersicum, commonly known as a tomato plant. The species originated in western South America.The Nahuatl (Aztec language) word tomatl gave rise to the Spanish word tomate, from
			which the English word tomato derived.</p>
		<img class="image" src="tomato.png">
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