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cherry tomato

n.
A variety of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum var. cerasiforme syn. Lycopersicon esculentum var. cerasiforme) having small red to yellow fruits.

cherry tomato

n
(Cookery) a miniature tomato not much bigger than a cherry

cher′ry toma′to


n.
a variety of tomato, Lycopersicon lycopersicum cerasiforme, as small and round as a large cherry.
[1840–50, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cherry tomato - plant bearing small red to yellow fruitcherry tomato - plant bearing small red to yellow fruit
cherry tomato - small red to yellow tomatoes
love apple, Lycopersicon esculentum, tomato plant, tomato - native to South America; widely cultivated in many varieties
plum tomato - an Italian variety of cherry tomato that is shaped like a plum
2.cherry tomato - small red to yellow tomatoes
tomato - mildly acid red or yellow pulpy fruit eaten as a vegetable
plum tomato - a kind of cherry tomato that is frequently used in cooking rather than eaten raw
cherry tomato, Lycopersicon esculentum cerasiforme - plant bearing small red to yellow fruit
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