honeydew Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈhʌn.i.djuː/  us   /-duː/

honeydew noun (STICKY SUBSTANCE)

[U] a ​stickysubstancesimilar to ​honey, ​left on ​leaves by some ​types of ​insect

honeydew noun (FRUIT)

[C or U] (also honeydew melon) a ​type of melon (= ​largefruit with a ​thickskin) that has ​white, ​green, or ​yellowskin and ​sweetflesh with a lot of ​juice
(Definition of honeydew from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “honeydew”
in Chinese (Simplified) 黏液, (某些昆虫分泌的)蜜露…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黏液, (某些昆蟲分泌的)蜜露…
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