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noun peach pronunciation in British English /piːtʃ/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] a fruit with a furry yellowish-pink skin that is yellow inside and has a large hard seed. It grows on a peach tree.
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  2. 2
    [singular] informal old-fashioned someone or something that is extremely good, impressive, or attractive
    peach of:

    A peach of a goal!

  3. 3
    [uncountable] a yellowish-pink colour
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