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bakeapple

[beyk-ap-uh l] /ˈbeɪkˌæp əl/
noun, Canadian Atlantic Provinces.
Also, bake apple, baked-apple
[beykt-ap-uh l] /ˈbeɪktˈæp əl/ (Show IPA),
baked-apple berry.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; apparently bake (as noun or adj.; cf. bakemeat) + apple, said to be so called because its taste resembles that of a roasted apple
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Examples for bakeapple
  • For dessert there is bakeapple pie, which somewhat confusingly turns out to be made not from apples, but from a local berry.
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bakeapple

/ˈbeɪkˌæpəl/
noun
1.
(Canadian) the fruit of the cloudberry
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