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rock melon

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Definition of rock melon in English:

noun

Another term for cantaloupe.
Example sentences
  • At the orchards the annuals we are growing for market - the rock melon and the tomatoes - have been joined unexpectedly by the pumpkins.
  • Watermelon, mango, strawberries, orange, kiwi fruit, rock melon and honey dew melon had filled the seven bowls, and a generous dollop of organic cream was poured all over the fruit.
  • If pawpaw is too highly priced people tend to go for something similar like rock melon which is much cheaper.

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