Melon


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Melon

An informal term for zero. For example, an investment may be said to generate a melon.
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Look at your eggs," said Rikki-tikki, "in the melon bed near the wall.
The ants are eating all the others down by the melon bed.
Muscat: Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF) revealed that it was monitoring all melon shipments coming into Oman.
TWO MEN: Chukwuma Adim, 30, and Destiny Anayo, 25, who allegedly stole melon seeds worth N2 million were on Thursday docked at an Ikeja Magistrates' Court in Lagos State.
FAISALABAD -- Farmers have been advised to complete the cultivation of melon by mid of March for bumper yield.
At the centre of this strategy is the humble but marvelous melon.
Egyptian Mangoes - escapadethroughegypt Water Melon Found in shakes, plates and almost every city of Egypt has this summer fruit.
Blend the melon in a blender, add the salt, and blend till smooth.
Here's the challenge: Get to the good stuff inside a juicy watermelon WITHOUT using a knife or dropping the melon.
In the Senbikiya fruit shop in Tokyo, run by Naoto Hiraishi, one melon is sold for 27,000 Yen, or around 350 dollars.
For the Maya Kitchen Culinary Elite Series, Chikiamco taught participants how to prepare a refreshing melon and mozzarella salad, a mouthwatering rib-eye steak with a garlic and rosemary rub, a flavorful spaghetti dish made with guanciale (cured pork cheeks) and a hearty arroz caldoso, which is like a soupy paella.
Maybe you get that melon from the supermarket, or if you're lucky, a roadside stand.