Pompelmouses
Pompelmous Pom"pel*mous, n.; pl. {Pompelmouses}. [D. pompelmoes; cf. G. pompelmuse, F. pamplemousse, and F. pompol['e]on.] (Bot.) A shaddock, esp. one of large size. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pompelmous — Pom pel*mous, n.; pl. {Pompelmouses}. [D. pompelmoes; cf. G. pompelmuse, F. pamplemousse, and F. pompol[ e]on.] (Bot.) A shaddock, esp. one of large size. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pompelmous — /pom peuhl moohs /, n., pl. pompelmous, pompelmouses. shaddock. [1670 80; < D pompelmoes. See POMELO] * * * …   Universalium

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