eating apple

noun (C) an apple that you eat raw rather than cooked

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • eating apple — noun an apple suitable for eating raw …   English new terms dictionary

  • eating apple — eat|ing ap|ple [ itıŋ ,æpl ] noun count an apple that you eat raw, not a baking apple …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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