noun. a fleshy fruit (apple or pear or related fruits) having seed chambers and an outer fleshy part.
- false fruit
- cooking apple
- pomum (Latin)
Example sentences of the word pome
It's common to eat the skin of pome fruits, such as apples, pears and quince.
2. Noun, singular or mass
The pear is a pome of that blossom, which has a meaning of its own.