Pompion
Pompion \Pom"pi*on\, n. [OF. pompon. See {Pumpkin}.] See {Pumpion}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pumpkin seed — Pumpkin Pump kin, n. [For older pompion, pompon, OF. pompon, L. pepo, peponis, Gr. ?, properly, cooked by the sun, ripe, mellow; so called because not eaten till ripe. Cf. {Cook}, n.] (Bot.) A well known trailing plant ({Cucurbita pepo}) and its… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Pumpkin pie — is a traditional North American sweet dessert usually made in the fall and early winter, especially for Thanksgiving and Christmas. The pumpkin is a symbol of harvest time and featured also at Halloween.The pie consists of a pumpkin based custard …   Wikipedia

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