from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A device for coring apples.

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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

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

  • noun a device for removing the core from apples


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