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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.
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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
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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]
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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
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Translations

sour cherry

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