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Question #1120 posted on 10/25/2003 4:02 a.m.
Q:

Dear 100 Hour Board,
Where did the pineapple get its name from?
- Gregoire Suave

A: Dear Gregoire Suave,

The namer of the pineapple saw its resemblance to a pinecone, and that the flesh of the fruit resembled the firm interior of an apple. Put those together and you get... pineapple.

- Dole