pippin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Middle English pippin (a seed), as being raised from the seed. See pip.

Noun[edit]

pippin (plural pippins)

  1. Any of several varieties of eating apple that have a yellow or green skin with patches of red
  2. Any of several roundish or oblate apple varieties
  3. A seed
  4. An apple tree raised from a seed (not grafted)