muskmelon means: A member of one of two large classes of melon. Many cultures have grown muskmelon for thousands of year. Two main textures of skin are honeydew and smooth crenshaw. (in Cooking Dictionary)
What else does muskmelon mean?
One of many varieties of the melon Cucumis melo, Cantaloupe is an example of such a fruit. It has a netted skin and edible flesh that have a strong musky scent. (in Merlin Dictionary)
Any of these plants can bear fruit. (in Merlin Dictionary)