cherry tomato

cherry tomato
noun Date: 1847 a small globose red or orange tomato borne in long dense clusters; also a tropical American plant (Lycopersicon esculentum cerasiforme) bearing cherry tomatoes

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  • Cherry tomato — Cherry tomatoes on the vine Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • cherry tomato — n. a type of tomato that is about the size of a large cherry or a small walnut and is often used in salads …   English World dictionary

  • cherry tomato — ► NOUN ▪ a miniature tomato with a strong flavour …   English terms dictionary

  • cherry tomato — noun 1. plant bearing small red to yellow fruit • Syn: ↑Lycopersicon esculentum cerasiforme • Hypernyms: ↑tomato, ↑love apple, ↑tomato plant, ↑Lycopersicon esculentum • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • cherry tomato — n. type of tomato plant that bears cherry sized edible red fruit; cherry sized tomato of the cherry tomato plant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cherry tomato — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cherry tomato : singular cherry tomato plural cherry tomatoes a type of very small tomato …   English dictionary

  • cherry tomato — valgomojo pomidoro vyšninis varietetas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bulvinių šeimos vaisinis augalas (Lycopersicon esculentum var. cerasiforme), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje, kitur – auginamas. atitikmenys: lot. Lycopersicon esculentum var.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • cherry tomato — cherry to.mato n a type of very small ↑tomato …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cherry tomato — cherry to mato noun count a type of very small tomato …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cherry tomato — a variety of tomato, Lycopersicon lycopersicum cerasiforme, having cherry sized, edible, red or yellow fruit. [1840 50, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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