perrine lemon

noun
per·​rine lemon | \ pəˈrīn- \

Definition of perrine lemon

: a hybrid produced by crossing the lime and the lemon

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History and Etymology for perrine lemon

after Henry Perrine †1840 American physician and naturalist

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“Perrine lemon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/perrine%20lemon. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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