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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Hon"ey*dew`
  1. A sweet, saccharine substance, found on the leaves of trees and other plants in small drops, like dew. Two substances have been called by this name; one exuded from the plants, and the other secreted by certain insects, esp. aphids.
  2. A kind of tobacco moistened with molasses.
  3. A honeydew melon.
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  1. The fruit of a variety of winter melon vine; a large smooth greenish-white melon with pale green flesh

honey +‎ dew

  1. A sweet sticky substance deposited on leaves by insects.
  2. A sweet sticky substance produced by the leaves of some plants.
  3. (countable) A melon with sweet green flesh, with a smooth greenish-white exterior, of cultivar group Cucumis melo Inodorus group.
  4. A light bluish green colour, like that of a honeydew melon.

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Past life for Honeydew born Feb 3, 1941

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 500. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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