from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a sort of apple ripe about St. John's Day. Same as Apple-john.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variety of apple, good for use when other fruit is spent, since it long retains its freshness.


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