Definition of 'heirloom'
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My grandchildren have expressed an interest so maybe it could become a family heirloom. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It's set around a courtyard and a garden full of heirloom tomatoes and fragrant herbs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's become a family heirloom. Times, Sunday Times (2012)British strawberries are at their best in September and our heirloom tomatoes are still great in October. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He said he had cried watching Antiques Roadshow when some family heirloom was found to be worth thousands. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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