Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A place sacred to Pomona.

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Examples

  • In the mid-1800s, American authors like A. J. Downing chided farmers into growing edible fruits: “He who owns a rood of proper land in this country, and, in the face of all the pomonal riches of the day, only raises crabs and choke-pears, deserves to lose the respect of all sensible men.”

    The Fruit Hunters

  • In the mid-1800s, American authors like A. J. Downing chided farmers into growing edible fruits: “He who owns a rood of proper land in this country, and, in the face of all the pomonal riches of the day, only raises crabs and choke-pears, deserves to lose the respect of all sensible men.”

    The Fruit Hunters

  • In the mid-1800s, American authors like A. J. Downing chided farmers into growing edible fruits: “He who owns a rood of proper land in this country, and, in the face of all the pomonal riches of the day, only raises crabs and choke-pears, deserves to lose the respect of all sensible men.”

    The Fruit Hunters

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