Definition of Sturmer in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstərmər/
(also Sturmer pippin)


An eating apple of a late-ripening variety with a mainly yellowish-green skin and firm yellowish flesh.
Example sentences
  • The market doesn't support more than a dozen varieties, a terrible shame considering the thousands in existence: who remembers Sturmers, Democrats, Ranelaghs or the Golden Pippin?


Mid 19th century: named after the village of Sturmer in eastern England, where it was first grown.

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Syllabification: Stur·mer

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