cantaloupe Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “cantaloupe” in the English Dictionary

"cantaloupe" in British English

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cantaloupenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈkæn.tə.luːp/  us   /-t̬ə.loʊp/
a ​type of melon (= ​largefruit with a ​thickskin) that is round and has ​yellow or ​greenskin and ​sweetorangeflesh
(Definition of cantaloupe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cantaloupenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkæn·təlˌoʊp/
a round melon (= ​fruit) with ​yellow or ​greenskin and ​sweet, ​orangeflesh: Cantaloupes from Texas are ​extremely good this ​year.
(Definition of cantaloupe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cantaloupe”
in Chinese (Simplified) 坎塔卢甜瓜,罗马甜瓜…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羅馬甜瓜,哈密瓜…
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