from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A variety of apple having fruit with green skin and tart, tough flesh.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A green apple originating from Australia.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. apple with a green skin and hard tart flesh
After Maria Ann Smith (died 1870), Australian woman to whom its development is attributed.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Named for Maria Ann Smith, German breeder and tax collector. (Wiktionary)