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"Melons are fruits"

Classification of melons is definitely a stand-alone. If it starts from the premise that everything that tastes sweet is the fruit, the melons are fruit. Analyzing their origins is found to be related to cucumbers and green zucchini and cucurbits family belong to, which classify them as vegetables. Defining the fruit however the product of a fertilized flowers, while vegetables are all other edible parts of plants, all cucurbits family move to fruit, and also, such as beans and solanaceous pepper, tomatoes and eggplants. Rhubarb (Rheum palmatum L. andRheum officinale Baillon), which is obviously a strain remains a vegetable, despite the sweet taste.
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