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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A large pulpy deep-yellow round fruit of the squash family.

Usage examples (39)
  • To grow one very large pumpkin, you must remove all but one of the pumpkins from the vine.
  • I use the term pumpkin loosely, as the preferred squash in the Middle East is the similar large turban squash.
  • | Reply of all the squashes to carve artwork into, i think the pumpkin is my favorite.
  • Perhaps the quintessential symbol of autumn, the pumpkin is a Mexican native and an ancient staple food. for more
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