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English definition of “honeydew”

honeydew

noun uk   /ˈhʌn.i.djuː/ us    /-duː/

honeydew noun (STICKY SUBSTANCE)

[U] a sticky substance similar to honey, left on leaves by some types of insectGlues and gluing and stickiness

honeydew noun (FRUIT)

[C or U] (also honeydew melon) a type of melon (= large fruit with a thick skin) that has white, green, or yellow skin and sweet flesh with a lot of juiceTypes of fruit
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