from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An apple fit to stew or coddle.
  • n. An immature apple.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A frequent form of codling, 2.


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  • "Delicious" is marketing hype

    While "mac" marks a plain-spoken type.

    It seems to me "codlin,"

    Is rather too maudlin

    For fruit that you coax to be ripe.

    May 29, 2017