Definition of Jonagold in English:

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Jonagold

Pronunciation: /ˈjänəˌɡōld/

noun

A dessert apple of a variety with greenish-gold skin and crisp flesh.
Example sentences
  • She did these tests on more than 138,000 pounds of Gala, Jonagold, Braeburn, Granny Smith, Fuji, and Golden and Red Delicious apples.
  • In cold storage, some apples (notably Jonagold and Bramley) will stay perfect for up to a year.
  • At the shop, I bought six superb steaks from Sussex cattle which had been born and nurtured on site, and a Jonagold apple from the orchard on the hill.

Origin

1960s: blend of Jonathan2 and Golden Delicious.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Jon·a·gold

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