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queen olive

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noun
  1. any large, meaty olive suitable for pickling or processing.
  2. such an olive grown especially in the area of Seville, Spain.

Origin of queen olive

First recorded in 1910–15
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British Dictionary definitions for queen olive

queen olive

noun
  1. a variety of olive having large fleshy fruit suitable for pickling, esp one from around Seville in Spain
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