an apple a day keeps the doctor away

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /əˈn‿æ.pəl‿ə ˈdeɪ ˈkiːps ðə ˈdɒk.təɹ‿əˈweɪ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /əˈn‿æ.pəl‿ə ˈdeɪ ˈkips ðə ˈdɑk.tɚ əˈweɪ/

Proverb[edit]

an apple a day keeps the doctor away

  1. Apples are healthy and stave off illnesses.
  2. Eat healthy and you won't get sick.

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References[edit]

  • Gregory Y. Titelman (1996) Random House Dictionary of Popular Proverbs and Sayings, ISBN 0-679-44554-4, page 14