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apple /pl/ n. 1 a round fruit with red, green, or yellow skin and a sweet, juicy flesh: I ate an apple for dessert. 2 infrml.fig. the apple of ones eye: ones most loved person: His two-year-old daughter is the apple of his eye. 3 the Big Apple: New York City: People visit the Big Apple from all over the world.
Usage Note: Popular nicknames for other American cities include: Beantown (Boston), the Windy City (Chicago), the Big Easy (New Orleans), and Tinsel Town (Hollywood).