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Casaba melons may be served in the same ways as cantaloupes.

WORD ORIGIN

1889, from Kasaba, old name of Turgutlu, in Aegean Turkey, whence the melons were imported to U.S. The old name is literally "the town."

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CASABA

melon

nounfruit
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.