Definition of Ogen in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈəʊgɛn
(also Ogen melon)


  • A small melon with pale green flesh and an orange skin ribbed with green.
    More example sentences
    • The Ogen, named for the Israeli kibbutz where it was developed, has a yellow skin with green stripes rather than fissures, and green flesh.
    • In 1992 I managed a fair crop of Ogen melons in my well-placed cold greenhouse.


1960s: from the name of a kibbutz in Israel.

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