Prunus spinosa
Sloe Sloe (sl[=o]), n. [OE. slo, AS. sl[=a]; akin to D. slee, G. schlehe, OHG. sl[=e]ha, Dan. slaaen, Sw. sl[*a]n, perhaps originally, that which blunts the teeth, or sets them on edge (cf. {Slow}); cf. Lith. slywa a plum, Russ. sliva.] (Bot.) A small, bitter, wild European plum, the fruit of the blackthorn ({Prunus spinosa}); also, the tree itself. [1913 Webster]

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  • Prunus spinosa — Blackthorn Black thorn , n. (Bot.) (a) A spreading thorny shrub or small tree ({Prunus spinosa}), with blackish bark, and bearing little black plums, which are called sloes; the sloe. (b) A species of {Crat[ae]gus} or hawthorn ({Crat[ae]gus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Prunus spinosa — ID 68124 Symbol Key PRSP Common Name blackthorn Family Rosaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DC, ID, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, NH, NJ, NY, OR, PA, TN, WA Growth Habit Tree,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Prunus spinosa — noun a thorny Eurasian bush with plumlike fruits • Syn: ↑blackthorn, ↑sloe • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Prunus, ↑genus Prunus …   Useful english dictionary

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