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English Dictionary: pulp by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
pulp
n
  1. any soft or soggy mass; "he pounded it to a pulp" [syn: pulp, mush]
  2. a soft moist part of a fruit
    Synonym(s): pulp, flesh
  3. a mixture of cellulose fibers
  4. an inexpensive magazine printed on poor quality paper
    Synonym(s): pulp, pulp magazine
  5. the soft inner part of a tooth
v
  1. remove the pulp from, as from a fruit
  2. reduce to pulp; "pulp fruit"; "pulp wood"
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Pulp \Pulp\, n. [L. pulpa flesh, pith, pulp of fruit: cf. F.
      pulpe.]
      A moist, slightly cohering mass, consisting of soft,
      undissolved animal or vegetable matter. Specifically:
      (a) (Anat.) A tissue or part resembling pulp; especially, the
            soft, highly vascular and sensitive tissue which fills
            the central cavity, called the pulp cavity, of teeth.
      (b) (Bot.) The soft, succulent part of fruit; as, the pulp of
            a grape.
      (c) The exterior part of a coffee berry. --B. Edwards.
      (d) The material of which paper is made when ground up and
            suspended in water.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Pulp \Pulp\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pulped}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Pulping}.]
      1. To reduce to pulp.
  
      2. To deprive of the pulp, or integument.
  
                     The other mode is to pulp the coffee immediately as
                     it comes from the tree. By a simple machine a man
                     will pulp a bushel in a minute.         --B. Edwards.
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