Super food profile: Avocado: av·o·ca·do [av-uh-kah-doh, ah-vuh-]plural av·o·ca·dos Also called alligator pear. a large, usually pear shaped fruit having green to blackish skin, a single large seed, and soft, light-green pulp, borne by the tropical American tree Perseaamericana, often eaten raw,especially in salads. I’ll never forget