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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A device for coring apples.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A utensil for removing the core from apples and similar fruit or vegetables
  • n. A device used to take core samples for analysis

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. That which cores; an instrument for coring fruit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument for cutting the core out of fruit: as, an apple-corer.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a device for removing the core from apples

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