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noun [countable/uncountable] apple pronunciation in British English /ˈæp(ə)l/
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  1. a hard round fruit that is white inside and has a smooth green, yellow, or red skin, which is called peel when it has been removed. The middle part of the apple containing the seeds is called the core. Apples grow on apple trees.
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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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