McIntosh

[mak-in-tosh]
noun
a variety of red apple that ripens in early autumn.

Origin:
1875–80; named after John McIntosh of Ontario, Canada, who first cultivated it (1796)

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McIntosh or McIntosh red (ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ)
 
n
a Canadian variety of red-skinned eating apple
 
[C19: named after John McIntosh (1777--c. 1845), US-born Canadian farmer on whose property the variety was first found growing wild]
 
McIntosh red or McIntosh red
 
n
 
[C19: named after John McIntosh (1777--c. 1845), US-born Canadian farmer on whose property the variety was first found growing wild]

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McIntosh
kind of red apples, 1878, from John McIntosh (b.1777), Ontario farmer who found them in 1796 while clearing woodland on his farm and began to cultivate them.
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