Persian melon

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Synonyms for Persian melon

any of a variety of muskmelon vines having fruit with a smooth white rind and white or greenish flesh that does not have a musky smell

the fruit of a variety of winter melon vine

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like the rind of a gone-off Persian melon scattered among coffee grounds
There was coffee in a white pot, and a platter with slices of honeydew, cantaloupe and Persian melon arranged alternately.
I could sniff out a Persian melon ripe for eating, and I'd keep a close eye on the littlest cantaloupes - many of the most delicious never left the garden.
Persian Melons are bigger than cantaloupes, have a dark green rind with light brown netting.