pumpkin

DEFINITIONS OF: pumpkin

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n a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes

Synonyms:
Cucurbita pepo, autumn pumpkin, pumpkin vine
Type of:
squash, squash vine
any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits

n usually large pulpy deep-yellow round fruit of the squash family maturing in late summer or early autumn

Type of:
veg, vegetable, veggie
edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
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