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Name: Watermelon

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Used by: AC

Derived from: Shape, color.

Earliest Use: Unknown.

Origin: Venice, perhaps 17th to 19th century.

Distinctive Trait: Green chevron
with a few layers, reheated a speo.

Distribution: At least Africa, probably global.

Remarks: Could be worse.

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