cherry plum


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cherry plum

n.
1. A deciduous ornamental Eurasian shrub or small tree (Prunus cerasifera) in the rose family, having white flowers and small red to yellow edible fruits.
2. The fruit of this shrub or tree. In both senses also called myrobalan, myrobalan plum.

cherry plum

n
(Plants) a small widely planted Asian rosaceous tree, Prunus cerasifera, with white flowers and red or yellow cherry-like fruit. Also called: myrobalan

cher′ry plum′


n.
1. a small plum tree, Prunuscerasifera, bearing edible yellow or reddish fruit.
2. Also called myrobalan.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cherry plum - small Asiatic tree bearing edible red or yellow fruitcherry plum - small Asiatic tree bearing edible red or yellow fruit
plum, plum tree - any of several trees producing edible oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single hard stone
Translations

cherry plum

nsusino asiatico
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