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EtymologyEdit

From coyns (quinces); reanalysed as a singular.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

quynce (plural quynces)

  1. quince (the tree Cydonia oblonga)
  2. The fruit of this tree (a yellow or green pome)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: quince
  • Scots: quince

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