[muhsk-mel-uh n] /ˈmʌskˌmɛl ən/
a round or oblong , occurring in many varieties, having a juicy, often aromatic, sweet, yellow, white, or green, edible flesh.
the plant, Cucumis melo reticulatus, of the gourd family, bearing this fruit.
any of several varieties of the melon Cucumis melo, such as the cantaloupe and honeydew
the fruit of any of these melons, having ribbed or warty rind and sweet yellow, white, or green flesh with a musky aroma
[muhs-koh-gee-uh n] /mʌsˈkoʊ gi ən/ noun 1. a family of American Indian languages of the southeastern U.S., including Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and several less well-known languages. /mʌsˈkəʊɡɪən/ noun 1. a family of North American Indian languages, probably distantly related to the Algonquian family
[muhs-koh-gee] /mʌsˈkoʊ gi/ noun, plural Muskogees (especially collectively) Muskogee for 2. 1. a city in E Oklahoma. 2. a member of an American Indian people formerly constituting part of the Confederacy in Georgia and Alabama and now living in Oklahoma. 3. (def 2).
[muhs-kohn] /ˈmʌs koʊn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. . [muhs-kohn] /ˈmʌs koʊn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. an oily, very slightly water-soluble, large cyclic ketone containing a 15-membered ring, C 1 6 H 3 0 O, obtained from musk: used in the perfume industry.
- Musk orchid
noun 1. a small Eurasian orchid, Herminium monorchis, with dense spikes of musk-scented greenish-yellow flowers