barbados cherry


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Barbados cherry

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Noun1.Barbados cherry - tropical American shrub bearing edible acid red fruit resembling cherriesbarbados cherry - tropical American shrub bearing edible acid red fruit resembling cherries
acerola, barbados cherry, West Indian cherry, surinam cherry - acid red or yellow cherry-like fruit of a tropical American shrub very rich in vitamin C
dicot, dicotyledon, exogen, magnoliopsid - flowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside
2.barbados cherry - acid red or yellow cherry-like fruit of a tropical American shrub very rich in vitamin C
berry - any of numerous small and pulpy edible fruits; used as desserts or in making jams and jellies and preserves
acerola, barbados cherry, Malpighia glabra, Surinam cherry, West Indian cherry - tropical American shrub bearing edible acid red fruit resembling cherries
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The Welch yard contains mango, lychee, avocado, dragon fruit, jackfruit, grapes, ice cream bean, Barbados cherry, passion fruit, coconut, sugar apple, jaboticaba, miracle fruit, sapodilla, pomegranate, sugar cane, Jamaican cherry, cinnamon, cinnamon apple, peanut butter fruit, blackberry jam fruit, figs, guava, mulberries, blackberries and raspberries.
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