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lady apple

noun
1.
a small, yellow apple with a red blush, grown as a specialty variety, and used for eating and in commercial canning.
Origin of lady apple
1810-1820
First recorded in 1810-20
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Contemporary definitions for lady apple
noun

a three-layer white cake with a filling of nuts and dried fruit, then covered with a fluffy white frosting; cf. Lord Baltimore cake

See Lord Baltimore cake

Word Origin

from Owen Wister's novel, Lady Baltimore

Usage Note

cooking

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