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  • n. The time when peas ripen.

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Examples

  • Peter looked like a literary version of what Sam called "the last of pea-time," which is a very vivid expression to a person who has just seen her poor peas drop away in the August garden.

    Over Paradise Ridge A Romance

  • Poor 'Fly!' the last of pea-time, who looks like an animated hair-trunk and the wagon and harness to match!

    Authors and Friends

  • Poor 'Fly!' the last of pea-time, who looks like an animated hair - trunk and the wagon and harness to match!

    Authors and Friends

  • The robin, the most knowing and greedy bird out of paradise (I trust he will always be kept out), has discovered that the grape-crop is uncommonly good, and has come back, with his whole tribe and family, larger than it was in pea-time.

    The Complete Project Gutenberg Writings of Charles Dudley Warner

  • Well, you can 'magin how I jurkt at that wudden leg, for it war the last of pea-time with me, sure, if I didn't rise

    Odd Leaves from the Life of a Louisiana "Swamp Doctor"

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