Rocky Ford

noun

Definition of Rocky Ford

: any of various netted muskmelons that are typically of superior shipping quality

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History and Etymology for Rocky Ford

from Rocky Ford, city in southeast Colorado that is the trade center for a region producing such muskmelons

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“Rocky Ford.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rocky%20Ford. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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