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What is this fruit?

On my vacation in Curacao I picked up a fruit from the floating market, it looked like a brown potato slightly smaller than the size of a baseball. The outside is rough, the skin almost identical to a potato's. The guy I bought it from told me the name but I completely forgot.

The ripe ones were soft when held, almost like a potato when its gone mushy. I split it open by hand and the flesh was a creamy white color and tasted really sweet, not very juicy though. Almost a mango texture but less creamy. It also had a black pit inside, the pit was smooth and about the size of the end of a thumb. (A kinda big thumb) Any idea what it could be?

The market is Venezuelan vendors so it most likely was grown in South America. It's bugging me now that I cant remember the name.

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