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Definition of gourd:

  1. A dipper or other vessel made from the shell of a gourd; hence, a drinking vessel; a bottle.
  2. A fleshy, three- celled, many- seeded fruit, as the melon, pumpkin, cucumber, etc., of the order Cucurbitaceae; and especially the bottle gourd ( Lagenaria vulgaris) which occurs in a great variety of forms, and, when the interior part is removed, serves for bottles, dippers, cups, and other dishes.
  3. Alt. of Gourde


calabash, bottle gourd, squash, gourd vine, melon, cup, calabash pipe, calabash tree, dipper.

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