Definition of 'medlar'
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If a peach were at its best when it was as rotten as a medlar, one would soon find a dark, wrinkled peach good-looking. TESTIMONIES (2003)Fred notices that the twisted branches of the medlar look as if they might be dying. SEA MUSIC (2003)
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Used Rarely. medlar is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of medlar from the Collins English Dictionary
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