Pumpkin

A pumpkin is a cultivar of the squash plant, most commonly of Cucurbita pepo, that is round, with smooth, slightly ribbed skin and deep yellow to orange coloration. The thick shell contains the seeds and pulp. Some exceptionally large cultivars of squash with similar appearance have also been derived from Cucurbita maxima. Specific cultivars of wi...
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Pumpkin

(Cucurbita) This is a group of popular, annual climbing or trailing plants that belong to the Cucumber family, Cucurbitaceae.…
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pumpkin

[n] - a coarse vine widely cultivated for its non-keeping large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds 2. [n] - usually large pulpy deep-yellow round fruit of the squash family maturing in late summer or early autumn
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Pumpkin

Pump'kin noun [ For older pompion , pompon , Old French pompon , Latin pepo , peponis , Greek ..., properly, cooked by the sun, ripe, mellow; -- so called because not eaten till ripe. Confer Cook , noun ] (Botany) A well-known ...
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pumpkin

<botany> A well-known trailing plant (Cucurbita pepo) and its fruit, used for cooking and for feeding stock; a pompion. Pumpkin seed. The flattish oval seed of the pumpkin. ... <zoology> The common pondfish. ... Origin: For older pompion, pompon, OF. Pompon, L. Pepo, peponis, Gr, properly, cooked by the sun, ripe, mellow; so called beca...
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pumpkin

noun usually large pulpy deep-yellow round fruit of the squash family maturing in late summer or early autumn
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Pumpkin

• (n.) A well-known trailing plant (Cucurbita pepo) and its fruit, -- used for cooking and for feeding stock; a pompion.
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pumpkin

fruit of certain varieties of Cucurbita pepo or of C. moschata, members of the family Cucurbitaceae. The names pumpkin and squash, especially in the ... [1 related articles]
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Pumpkin

[musician] Errol Eduardo Bedward, better known by his stage name Pumpkin was a musician, percussionist and band leader. He was renowned for being the one behind many old school hip hop tracks for the Profile, Enjoy, and Tuff City record companies. He worked with several important early hip hop acts from 1979 to 1984, such as Spoonie Gee, Tr...
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Pumpkin

A large orange gourd related to the muskmelon and the squash. Pumpkins are popular in pies, but can be prepared like any winter squash. The seeds, which are known as 'pepitas,' are often husked and roasted to produce a nutty snack food.
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pumpkin

pumpkin, common name for the genus Cucurbita of the family Cucurbitaceae (gourd family), a group that includes the pumpkins and squashes—the names may be used interchangeably and without botanical distinction. C. pepo, a species that includes varieties of pumpkin, vegetable marrow (a common Eu...
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Pumpkin

Pumpkin is Black-American slang for the moon, or the sun
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Pumpkin

The pumpkin or vegetable marrow (Cucurbita pepo, Cucurbita maxima) is several annual, creeping, trailing plants of the gourd genus with heart shaped five lobed leaves and a large egg-shaped or globose yellow-orange edible fruit which is popularly cooked and eaten as a vegetable or in a pie and also hollowed out to make lanterns for Halloween.
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pumpkin

Creeping plant whose large round fruit has a thick orange rind, pulpy flesh, and many seeds. Pumpkins are used in cookery (especially pies and soups) and are hollowed out to form candle lanterns at Halloween. (Genus Cucurbita pepo, family Cucurbitaceae.)
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Pumpkin

A large orange gourd related to the muskmelon and the squash. Pumpkins are popular in pies, but can be prepared like any winter squash. The seeds, which are known as "pepitas," are often husked and roasted to produce a nutty snack food.
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Pumpkin

Ball thrown without spin that hits soft.
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Pumpkin

Was introduced in the Halloween Update. A rare block found on the surface. Can be harvested to make Jack O' Lanterns.
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Pumpkin

A softly thrown ball with little or no spin. A soft hitting ball.
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Pumpkin

The edible fruit of any Cucurbita species that is harvested mature and is not used as a baked vegetable.
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