Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. peche, peshe, OF. pesche, F. pêche, fr. LL. persia, L. Persicum,sc. malum,) a Persian apple, a peach. Cf. Persian, and Parsee
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. pesche (Fr. pêche, It. persica, pesca)—L. Persicum (malum), the Persian (apple).
Apples, pears, and peaches are quartered, peeled, and then cut into small pieces.
"The Etiquette of To-day" by Edith B. Ordway
Neither puckered-out lip nor peach-tree twig seemed to interfere in the least with her singing.
"From Place to Place" by Irvin S. Cobb
The boys kept their eyes on the corn and the peach trees, but failed to discover any persons moving among them.
"The Rover Boys on Treasure Isle" by Edward Stratemeyer (AKA Arthur M. Winfield)
It delights to steal our peaches, and in spite of all we can do ruins a good many crops every year.
"The Enchanted Island" by Fannie Louise Apjohn
Howbeit, we shall have now and then a guest to keep our peaches and pears from decaying.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 106, August, 1866" by Various
They had, also, peach trees, which were well laden.
"Journal of Jasper Danckaerts, 1679-1680" by Jasper Danckaerts
He had some newspapers tucked under his arm, but in his hand was a small basket of peaches almost too beautiful to be real.
"Lady Betty Across the Water"
After Peach was gone, he went in to ask old Mat what he thought about the man.
"Taking Tales" by W.H.G. Kingston
In the Fall, fresh peaches were being shipped across the lake to Chicago from Michigan.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
Mr. Corsan: This talk of the chestnut blight reminds me of a remark made by a gentleman at a peach growing convention.
"Northern Nut Growers Association, Report of the Proceedings at the Third Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Yellow and red were the apples,
And the ripe pears russet-brown,
And the peaches had stolen blushes
From the girls who shook them down.
"Cobbler Keezar's Vision" by John Greenleaf Whittier
“The fruit I carried he then did buy—
You lying beneath my heart—
I tendered to him the ripe peach-bough,
He tore the gold branch apart.
"The Woman Who Went To Hell [An Irish Legend]" by Dora Sigerson Shorter
Oh, sweet and low, we whispered so,
And sucked the pulp of plum and peach;
But it was many years ago,
When each, you know, was loved of each.
"Mountain Moss" by Henry Kendall
Blow, winds! and waft through all the rooms
The snow-flakes of the cherry-blooms!
Blow, winds! and bend within my reach
The fiery blossoms of the peach!
"A Day Of Sunshine. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Second)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
On downy peach, and maiden's downier cheek
I, in a flush of radiant bloom, alight,
Clinging, at sunset, to the shimmering peak
I veil its snow in floods of Roseate light.
"Song Of The Colours:" by Laurence Hope
Her skin is so white as a lily, an' each
Ov her cheäks is so downy an' red as a peach;
She's pretty a-zittèn; but oh! how my love
Do watch her to madness when woonce she do move.
"The Maid Vor My Bride" by William Barnes
Families around Augusta gathered at Lucy Laney Stadium to enjoy the Peach State All-Star Battle of the Bands over the weekend.
Obama tugs open peach state pocketbooks.
Former Early County star Shawn Williams, who attended the Peach State Pigskin Preview with coach Mark Richt on Tuesday, will be the leader of the Bulldogs' defense this season.
Lady Jets, 16-1, find success recruiting outside Peach State .
Pittcon® 2011 Goes to the Peach State .
Take a Bite Out of the Peach State .
The 28th Annual Peach Blossom Art Show kicked off Thursday at the Veterans Memorial Building in Palisade.
The other day I was searching for peer-reviewed research articles on the planting depth of peach trees.
After celebrating the first weekend open, Lennar's Peach Tree Villas in Fremont is quickly gaining reputation as the area's most exciting new community.
Peach Tree Farm in Boonville.
Welcome To The Peach Tree Farm.
Gen George H Thomas' Army of the Cumberland as it crossed Peach-tree Creek from the north.
This is our peach tree in the backyard that is just beginning to bud this spring.
We dont get many peaches, but it sure is pretty while it's blooming.
A friend of mine, Ed Hebert, brought me some peaches, so I was thinking about what I could do with them.
Peach et al. (1994)] Peach KJ, Vick LLJ, eds., High Energy Phenomenology, Proc. 42nd Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, St.
Spatio-temporal Chaos and Vacuum Fluctuations of Quantized Fields
Peach imparted after the conference banquet, the luminosity frontier is now charting the “Attoworld”, just as the energy frontier will soon explore the “Terascale”.] The world average is sin(2β ) = 0.675 ± 0.026.
Beauty 2006 -- Conference Summary and Future Prospects
Spin-exchange among the active atoms and with a polarizable buffer-gas (Walker and Happer, 1997) as well as pressure broadening (Corey and McCourt, 1984; Peach, 1981) are beyond the scope of the paper.
Coherent Diffusion of Polaritons in Atomic Media
His experiment involved two organ pipes which had close peach and were placed close to each other.
Dynamics of Oscillators Coupled by a Medium with Adaptive Impact
The peach and pink boxes correspond to the axion monodromy model.
WMAP9 and the single field models of inflation