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squirting cucumber

noun
1.
a Mediterranean plant, Ecballium elaterium, of the gourd family, whose ripened fruit forcibly ejects the seeds and juice.
Origin of squirting cucumber
1795-1805
1795-1805
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British Dictionary definitions for squirting cucumber

squirting cucumber

noun
1.
a hairy cucurbitaceous plant, Ecballium elaterium, of the Mediterranean region, having a fruit that discharges its seeds explosively when ripe
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