netted melon


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Noun1.netted melon - a muskmelon vine with fruit that has a thin reticulated rind and sweet green flesh
net melon, netted melon, nutmeg melon - the fruit of a variety of muskmelon vine; a melon with netlike markings and deep green flesh
Cucumis melo, muskmelon, sweet melon, sweet melon vine - any of several varieties of vine whose fruit has a netted rind and edible flesh and a musky smell
2.netted melon - the fruit of a variety of muskmelon vine; a melon with netlike markings and deep green flesh
muskmelon, sweet melon - the fruit of a muskmelon vine; any of several sweet melons related to cucumbers
Cucumis melo reticulatus, net melon, netted melon, nutmeg melon - a muskmelon vine with fruit that has a thin reticulated rind and sweet green flesh
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One of the two most familiar melon groups is the Reticulatus group--the classic netted melon we call muskmelon or cantaloupe in the U.S., and the subject of this article.
This finely netted melon is very juicy and sweet, with an intense floral nose and succulent flesh.