wild cherry


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wild cherry

n
(Plants) another name for gean1
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry treewild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry tree  
wild cherry tree, wild cherry - an uncultivated cherry tree
fruit - the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
2.wild cherry - an uncultivated cherry tree
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
wild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry tree
bird cherry, bird cherry tree - any of several small-fruited cherry trees frequented or fed on by birds
black cherry, black cherry tree, Prunus serotina, rum cherry - large North American wild cherry with round black sour edible fruit
Translations

wild cherry

n (tree) → ciliegio dolce; (fruit) → ciliegia dolce
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The pass was crowned with dense, dark forest--deodar, walnut, wild cherry, wild olive, and wild pear, but mostly deodar, which is the Himalayan cedar; and under the shadow of the deodars stood a deserted shrine to Kali--who is Durga, who is Sitala, who is sometimes worshipped against the smallpox.
Near it stood a set of prodigious tables, made of the wild cherry, to imitate the imported wood of the sideboard, but plain and without ornament of any kind.
The tree is smaller than the wild cherry (growing to a height of 4--10 m), has twiggy branches, and its crimson-to-near-black cherries are borne upon shorter stalks.
With the help of the new grant, launched last October, they aim to plant ash, oak, wild cherry and rowan.
BAYLIS & HARDING WILD CHERRY AND FIG HAND WASH (500ml, pounds 2) Strong on the wild cherry scent, the fig is harder to trace.
Her debut novel Dying for a Change--published by the queer literary house Suspect Thoughts Press--is a gender-bending noir that features Chan Parker, a woman who looks like a man, and Henrietta Wild Cherry, a man who looks like a woman.
More cognitive dissonance comes from TOPCO Organic Wild Cherry Juice Drink, which contains 10% juice.
Shown here are the SRP-30 door finished with cherry stain and yellow dye (left) and their SK-980 door finished with wild cherry and yellow dye.
The acquired information could result in the invigoration of the Welsh hills, with a richer diversity of species such as wild cherry and the wildlife they attract.
Natural ingredients and flavors are used in four varieties: honey/ lemon/chamomile, sunshine citrus, wild cherry and sweet herbal mint.
This, a former opencast colliery near Druridge Bay in Northumberland, is an ecologically important reed bed and by planting the trees, including haw thorn,ash, oak and wild cherry, it will be not just as a lasting legacy to the campaign, but a natural wildlife haven which will support the reed beds and the wildlife which rely on them.