Red Delicious

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Red Delicious

n.
A variety of apple with sweet flesh, thick red skin, and a tapered shape with five lobes at the base.
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Noun1.Red Delicious - a sweet eating apple with bright red skin; most widely grown apple worldwide
Delicious - variety of sweet eating apples
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