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sour cherry

n.
1. A widely cultivated deciduous shrub or small tree (Prunus cerasus) of the rose family, native to Eurasia, having white flowers and tart red fruit.
2. The edible fruit of this plant.

sour cherry

n
1. (Plants) a Eurasian rosaceous tree, Prunus cerasus, with white flowers: cultivated for its tart red fruits
2. (Cookery) the fruit of this tree. Compare sweet cherry See also morello, amarelle

sour′ cher′ry


n.
1. a cherry tree, Prunus cerasus, characterized by gray bark and the spreading habit of its branches.
2. the red, tart fruit of this tree, used in making pies and preserves.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sour cherry - rather small Eurasian tree producing red to black acid edible fruit
cherry tree, cherry - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
amarelle, Prunus cerasus caproniana - any of several cultivated sour cherry trees bearing pale red fruit with colorless juice
morello, Prunus cerasus austera - any of several cultivated sour cherry trees bearing fruit with dark skin and juice
marasca cherry, maraschino cherry, Prunus cerasus marasca, marasca - Dalmatian bitter wild cherry tree bearing fruit whose juice is made into maraschino liqueur
2.sour cherry - Australian tree with sour red fruit
Eugenia, genus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard wood
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
3.sour cherry - acid cherries used for pies and preserves
cherry - a red fruit with a single hard stone
amarelle - pale red sour cherry with colorless or nearly colorless juice
morello - cultivated sour cherry with dark-colored skin and juice
Translations

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