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- n. A type of pear.
- n. Any of various types of apple, having an elongated shape and often with streaky skin.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The name of several kinds of apples.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name of several excellent varieties of apple.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of several varieties of apples with red skins
From Anglo-Norman parmain, peremain et al., Middle French parmain, permain ("type of pear or apple"), of uncertain origin. (Wiktionary)