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A variety of apple having red skin and crisp flesh.

[After Cortland, a county of central New York.]
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(ˈkɔrt lənd)

a crisp red variety of apple.
[1940–45, Amer.]
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Noun1.Cortland - large apple with a red skin
dessert apple, eating apple - an apple used primarily for eating raw without cooking
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