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chokecherry


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chokecherry  \Choke"cher`ry\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  The  astringent  fruit  of  a  species  of  wild  cherry  ({Prunus 
  Virginiana});  also  the  bush  or  tree  which  bears  such  fruit. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chokecherry 
  n  1:  the  fruit  of  the  chokecherry  tree 
  2:  a  common  wild  cherry  of  eastern  North  America  having  small 
  bitter  black  berries  favored  by  birds  [syn:  {chokecherry 
  tree},  {Prunus  virginiana}] 




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