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pep·per·idge

 (pĕp′ər-ĭj)
n.

[From variant of British English dialectal pipperidge, barberry, from Anglo-Norman peperonge, rose hip, perhaps from alteration of Medieval Latin berberis, barberry; see barberry, or perhaps from an element akin to Anglo-Norman pepin, pip, pippin and peple, damson + rouge, red; see rouge.]
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pepperidge

(ˈpɛpərɪdʒ)
n
(Plants) another name for sour gum
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sour′ gum`


n.
a tupelo, Nyssa sylvatica, of E North America, with egg-shaped leaves and round, dark blue fruit.
Also called black gum, pepperidge.
[1775–85, Amer.]
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Noun1.pepperidge - columnar tree of eastern North America having horizontal limbs and small leaves that emerge late in spring and have brilliant color in early fallpepperidge - columnar tree of eastern North America having horizontal limbs and small leaves that emerge late in spring and have brilliant color in early fall
tupelo tree, tupelo - any of several gum trees of swampy areas of North America
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That while he tendered to Alice the gourd of sweet water, and the venison in a trencher, neatly carved from the knot of the pepperidge, with sufficient courtesy, in performing the same offices to her sister, his dark eye lingered on her rich, speaking countenance.
The business continues its growth trends on Pepperidge Farm, coupled with improvements in the Snyder's-Lance portfolio.
Use an all-butter variety such as Dufour unless you want the tart to be vegan, in which case use vegan cheese and Pepperidge Farm pastry.
The contraband was concealed inside 'Pepperidge Farm Perouette' cans from Nevada, the U.S.
Campbell will be investing in innovation and consumer engagement with the brands of Cape Cod, Goldfish, Kettle Brand, Lance, Late July, Pace, Pacific, Pepperidge Farm Farmhouse and Milano cookies, Prego, and Snyder's of Hanover.
A supplier of whey powder servicing Pepperidge Farm has recalled their product due to salmonella concerns, spurring a recall of a variety of Goldfish crackers.A supplier of whey powder servicing Pepperidge Farm has recalled their product due to salmonella concerns, spurring a recall of a variety of Goldfish crackers.
Due to a possible presence of salmonella bacteria in some of its products, Campbell Soup-owned Pepperidge Farm has voluntarily decided to recall 3.3 million units of its Goldfish Crackers, reports (https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/24/pepperidge-farm-recalls-goldfish-crackers-on-salmonella-risk.html) said.
A serving is typically one slice, but most lighter breads list two slices (Arnold Bakery Light, Nature's Harvest Light, Sara Lee Delightful) or three slices (Pepperidge Farm Light Style or Very Thin).
Its Pirouline Swirl, the company says, can lay claim to being the only U.S.-made rolled wafer, with main competitor Pepperidge Farm's Pirouette Rolled Wafer coming mainly from Indonesia.
has executed a definitive term sheet with existing customer Pepperidge Farm, Incorporated to install a 1.4 megawatt Direct FuelCell (DFC) power plant at its bakery in Bloomfield, Connecticut.
Drug Stores * Brand Manufacturer Dollar Sales Total Sales $69,882,990 Private Label 15,847,800 Royal Dansk Kelsen Bisca 6,646,745 Nabisco Oreo Mondelez International 4,767,311 Nabisco Chips Ahoy Mondelez International 4,282,098 Original Gourmet Original Gourmet Food 3,139,104 Nabisco Oreo Double Stuff Mondelez International 2,727,689 Pepperidge Farm Milano Pepperidge Farm 2,006,446 Mrs.
In addition to the new Goldfish cracker line, the expansion added new technology and production capabilities to the site in Richmond, which is Pepperidge Farm's only manufacturing facility west of the Rocky Mountains.