cherry plum

cherry plum
noun
small Asiatic tree bearing edible red or yellow fruit
Hypernyms: ↑plum, ↑plum tree

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noun
1. : an Asiatic plum (Prunus cerasifera) used extensively in Europe as a stock on which to bud domestic varieties — called also myrobalan

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1. a small tree, Prunus cerasifera, bearing edible yellow or reddish fruit.
2. the fruit of this tree. Also called myrobalan.

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cherry plum noun
A plum that has a flavour similar to a cherry
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Main Entry:cherry

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