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in Dictionary Plus Science and Technology

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 59 words.

An edible, almost spherical squash, yellow or orange when ripe, with a smooth, ribbed surface that is native to North

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pumpkin

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 117 words.

• grimalkin • lambkin • napkin • gaskin • lambskin • catkin • Larkin, parkin • calfskin • sharkskin

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pumpkin

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 117 words.

• grimalkin • lambkin • napkin • gaskin • lambskin • catkin • Larkin, parkin • calfskin • sharkskin

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pumpkin

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 48 words.

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A trailing and climbing plant (Cucurbita pepo) with large lobed leaves and tendrils that produces a large

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pumpkin

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 37 words.

XVII. alt. (by assim. of the ending to -KIN) of pumpion, earlier pompon — F. † pompon,

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pumpkin

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2006; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 801 words.

a large vegetable fruit, typically orange in colour, round, and ribbed, borne by varieties of the plant Cucurbita pepo,

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pumpkin

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 801 words.

a large vegetable fruit, typically orange in colour, round, and ribbed, borne by varieties of the plant Cucurbita pepo,

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pumpkin

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 50 words.

Orange, hard-rinded, edible garden fruit of a trailing annual vine found in warm regions of the Old World and the

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Siamese Dream (Smashing Pumpkins album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The hardness of the grunge guitar and metal drums of the Smashing Pumpkins are always tempered by an incredibly mellow and soft centre. Billy Corgan has a fantastic ability to ...

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Evidentialism and the Great Pumpkin Objection

Michael Bergmann.

in Evidentialism and its Discontents

August 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Metaphysics. 5568 words.

Michael Bergmann argues that the kind of response to skepticism Conee considers in ‘First things First’ concerning the Problem of the Criterion fails to avoid the Great Pumpkin Objection...

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pumpkin n.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 1793 words.

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Smashing Pumpkins

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 311 words.

Rock band. It was formed in Chicago in 1988 by guitarist and vocalist Billy (William Patrick) Corgan (b Elk

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pumpkin pie

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 4 words.

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The Pumpkin

John Greenleaf Whittier.

Edited by W. Garrett Horder.

in The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier: With Notes, Index of First Lines and Chronological List

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

Oh, greenly and fair in the lands of the sun,

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Evaluating Pollination Deficits in Pumpkin Production in New York

J. D. Petersen, A. S. Huseth and B. A. Nault.

in Environmental Entomology

October 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. 4243 words.

Potential decreases in crop yield from reductions in bee-mediated pollination services threaten food production demands of a growing population. Many fruit and vegetable growers supplement...

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Farming Practices Influence Wild Pollinator Populations on Squash and Pumpkin

Rachel E. Shuler, T’ai H. Roulston and Grace E. Farris.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

June 2005; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 0 words.

Recent declines in managed honey bee, Apis mellifera L., colonies have increased interest in the current and potential contribution of wild bee populations to the pollination of...

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Fumigation Activity of Ethyl Formate and Phosphine Against Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae) on Imported Sweet Pumpkin

Jae Seon Lee, Hyun Kyung Kim, Yejin Kyung, Geun-Ho Park, Byung-Ho Lee, Jeong-Oh Yang, Hyun-Na Koo and Gil-Hah Kim.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

August 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 6330 words.

Abstract

This study investigated an alternative fumigant for imported sweet pumpkin. Laboratory fumigations with ethyl formate (EF) and phosphine (PH3) alone...

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Feeding Behavior of Larvae of Anasa tristis (Heteroptera: Coreidae) on Pumpkin and Cucumber

Colwell A. Cook and Jonathan J. Neal.

in Environmental Entomology

April 1999; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3459 words.

The early development and feeding behavior of larvae of Anasa tristis (DeGeer) on cucumber, Cucumis sativus L., and pumpkin, Cucurbita pepo L., were compared. First-instar A. tristis develo...

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cDNA Cloning of Thylakoid-Bound Ascorbate Peroxidase in Pumpkin and Its Characterization

Katsushi Yamaguchi, Makoto Hayashi and Mikio Nishimura.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

A cDNA for thylakoid-bound ascorbate peroxidase of pumpkin was cloned and characterized. Thylakoid-bound ascorbate peroxidase had a high similarity to cytosolic ascorbate peroxidases, and...

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Pumpkin as an Alternate Host Plant for Laboratory Colonies of Grape Mealybug

Jonathan S O’Hearn and Douglas B Walsh.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 1567 words.

Abstract

The grape mealybug, Pseudococcus maritimus (Ehrhorn; Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae), is the primary vector of Grapevine Leafroll associated Viruses...

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