Definitions

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  • adj. Without pips (seeds in fruit).

Etymologies

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pip +‎ -less

Examples

  • Space was clear, so to hell with sitting and looking at a blank, green, pipless line.

    The Martian Way

  • In the usual fashion (I ought rather to say, in what was then the usual fashion), the offices and house-serfs 'huts surrounded the manorial house on all sides, and the garden was close to it -- a small garden, but containing fine fruit-trees, juicy apples, and pipless pears.

    A Desperate Character and Other Stories

  • In the usual fashion (I ought rather to say, in what was then the usual fashion), the offices and house-serfs’ huts surrounded the manorial house on all sides, and the garden was close to it — a small garden, but containing fine fruit-trees, juicy apples, and pipless pears.

    A Desperate Character

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