the large round fruit of a plant of the gourd family, with sweet pulpy flesh and many seeds.
Fruits include the indigenous melons, grapes, mulberries, peaches, apricots, nectarines, and pomegranates, as well as medlars, persimmons, oranges, melons , and sweet lemons.
the Old World plant that yields the melon.
The locusts eat everything, barley; wheat; melons ; tobacco plants; strawberries; spruce and apple trees, even the laundry hanging out on the line.
a mass of waxy material in the head of dolphins and other toothed whales, thought to focus acoustic signals.
The role of ‘acoustic fat’ is best known for dolphins, where it is found only in the mandibular channel and the melon .
a large profit, especially a stock dividend, to be divided among a number of people.
you can just see them sitting around the room cutting up the melon in advance