nut-meg melon

nutmeg melon

noun

Origin:
1815–25, Americanism

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nutmeg melon

noun
1. a muskmelon vine with fruit that has a thin reticulated rind and sweet green flesh [syn: net melon
2. the fruit of a variety of muskmelon vine; a melon with netlike markings and deep green flesh [syn: net melon
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