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are the following fruits or vegetables tomatoes,cucumbers, peppers,watermelons cantalope melons,

Botanically, all of these are fruits of the plant.  However, this is how we group them in food groups:

Tomato: vegetable

Cucumber: vegetable

Peppers: vegetable

Watermelon: Fruit

Cantaloupe: Fruit


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