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English definition of “stone”

stone

noun [C] (SEED)    /stəʊn/ US  /stoʊn/ (plural stones) (US also pit)
C2 a large, hard seed inside some types of fruit: Peaches, plums, and olives all contain stones. → Compare pip nounFruits and seeds and their parts
(Definition of stone noun (SEED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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