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Cortland

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noun Cort·land \ˈkȯrt-lənd\

Definition of Cortland

  1. :  a juicy apple having red skin and crisp mildly tart white flesh



Origin of cortland

probably from Cortland Co., New York


First Known Use: 1935


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