wild cherry


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wild cherry

n
(Plants) another name for gean1
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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
References in classic literature ?
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.
Other species were elder (4.9 %), aspen Populus tremula (4.4 %), silver fir Abies alba (4.3 %), rowan Sorbus aucuparia (1.4 %), and wild cherry Prunus avium (1.2 %).
Sessile Oak and Wild Cherry have been planted at Churchfield, with the latter also being planted at East Hill Woods and on the Bluehills/ Bromley Park Estate.
Among the artworks Ewan Anderson was busy hanging on the vaulted walls of the cathedral's Undercroft restaurant this week were detailed scenes of some of the area's oldest and most remarkable trees, including horse chestnut, redwood and wild cherry.
American black cherry, cabinet cherry, rum cherry, whiskey cherry, wild cherry, Pennsylvania cherry, mountain black cherry
Its latest creations are Wild Cherry and Vanilla Bean ($3.30).
There's an open-pollinated option for blight resistance, too: vigorous 'Matt's Wild Cherry,' which is often the last heirloom tomato standing in gardens during bad blight years.
Those flavors include Strawberry Banana, Mango, Raspberry Lemonade and Wild Cherry, among others.
Medium to full-bodied, with a wonderful silkiness and polished flavors of boysenberry, raspberry syrup and wild cherry; long and elegant.
Led by senior estates officer Geoff Dobbins they have removed 5,000 non-native trees and replaced them with almost 4,500 native species including hazel, oak and wild cherry, thereby safeguarding the future of a range of species.
There will be rowan, birch, maple and wild cherry trees planted in Ernesford Grange, Stoke Heath, Stoke Aldermoor, Wyken, Radford, Canley and Tile Hill.