honeydew melon

noun
|Updated on: 1 Aug 2018

Definition of honeydew melon

: a pale smooth-skinned winter melon with sweet greenish flesh

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1894

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HONEYDEW MELON Defined for English Language Learners

honeydew melon

Definition of honeydew melon for English Language Learners

  • : a type of large fruit (called a melon) that has a hard, smooth skin and green flesh


HONEYDEW MELON Defined for Kids

honeydew melon

noun hon·ey·dew melon \ ˈhə-nē-ˌdü- , -ˌdyü- \

Definition of honeydew melon for Students

: a pale melon with greenish sweet flesh and smooth skin

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