clingstone(redirected from clingstones)
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Of or relating to a fruit, especially a peach, having flesh that adheres closely to the stone.
A clingstone fruit, especially a peach.
a. a fruit, such as certain peaches, in which the flesh tends to adhere to the stone
b. (as modifier): a clingstone peach.Compare freestone2
1. a peach or other fruit having a pit that clings to the pulp.
2. the pit itself.