Normandy pippins
Pippin Pip"pin, n. [Probably fr. OE. pippin a seed, as being raised from the seed. See {Pip} a seed.] (Bot.) (a) An apple from a tree raised from the seed and not grafted; a seedling apple. (b) A name given to apples of several different kinds, as Newtown pippin, summer pippin, fall pippin, golden pippin. [1913 Webster]

We will eat a last year's pippin. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

{Normandy pippins}, sun-dried apples for winter use. [1913 Webster]


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