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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.
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1. (Plants) a Eurasian rosaceous tree, Prunus cerasus, with white flowers: cultivated for its tart red fruits
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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.
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|Noun||1.||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
|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
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