honeydew honeydew  /ˈhə ni ˌdu/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the fruit of a variety of winter melon vine; a large smooth greenish-white melon with pale green flesh

Usage(s):

  1. Ragweed and certain melons, such as honeydew and cantaloupe, for example, share a common allergy-provoking protein.
  2. Critics charged that instead of concentrating on popular products like honeydew melons, peppers and tomatoes, April-Agro grew too many other crops, including plantains and cabbage.
  3. Ants actively farm aphids, in exchange for the sweet 'honeydew' excreted by the aphid.

News

  • RECIPES: Minted Melon Iced Honey Green Tea

    Minted Melon Iced Honey Green Tea 2 servings Prep Time: 5 minutes 6 chunks honeydew melon, about 1-1/2 inches square 15 large fresh mint leaves 1 bottle Pure Leaf™ Not Too Sweet Honey Green Tea Crush honeydew and mint with …
    on June 6, 2013     Source: FOX 59 Indianapolis

Quotes

  1. "It became clear in police investigations that Pick & Pay outlets were targeted by organized criminals. Four SAPS members were murdered in the course of an investigation of the Pick & Pay robbery, at Honeydew, in June last year," said Minister...
    on Feb 16, 2007 By: Charles Nqakula Source: AllAfrica.com

  2. "A lot of women like longer drinks but they don't want to feel bloated," says John Roberts, managing director at Fuller's, London's largest brewery. "Our Honeydew has been a great product for that trade, as has Discovery, which is fruity,...
    on Apr 9, 2010 By: John Roberts Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. As the BA's president at the time, Dame Julia Higgins, commented, "I'm not sure Dr Honeydew is quite the role model we would be looking at for a responsible scientist."
    on Jun 2, 2009 By: Julia Higgins Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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