red mulberry
noun Date: 1717 a mulberry (Morus rubra) of North American forests with toothed leaves and soft durable wood; also its edible usually purple fruit

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  • Red mulberry — Red Red, a. [Compar. {Redder} ( d?r); superl. {Reddest}.] [OE. red, reed, AS. re[ a]d, re[ o]d; akin to OS. r[=o]d, OFries. r[=a]d, D. rood, G. roht, rot, OHG. r[=o]t, Dan. & Sw. r[ o]d, Icel. rau[eth]r, rj[=o][eth]r, Goth. r[ a]uds, W. rhudd,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • red mulberry — noun North American mulberry having dark purple edible fruit • Syn: ↑Morus rubra • Hypernyms: ↑mulberry, ↑mulberry tree * * * noun 1. : a No. American forest tree (Morus rubra) with soft weak but durable wood called also …   Useful english dictionary

  • red mulberry — raudonasis šilkmedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Šilkmedinių šeimos maistinis, medieninis, vaisinis, vaistinis augalas (Morus rubra), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Morus rubra angl. red mulberry vok. roter Maulbeerbaum… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • red mulberry — red′ mul′berry n. pln a mulberry tree, Morus rubra, of North America, bearing long clusters of dark purple fruit • Etymology: 1710–20, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • red mulberry. — See under mulberry (def. 2). [1710 20, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • red mulberry. — See under mulberry (def. 2). [1710 20, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mulberry (plant) — Mulberry generally refers to one of various deciduous trees in the genus Morus. Mulberry may also refer to: Chinese mulberry (disambiguation) Indian mulberry (disambiguation) Paper Mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera, syn. Morus papyrifera) Ficus… …   Wikipedia

  • Red — Red, a. [Compar. {Redder} ( d?r); superl. {Reddest}.] [OE. red, reed, AS. re[ a]d, re[ o]d; akin to OS. r[=o]d, OFries. r[=a]d, D. rood, G. roht, rot, OHG. r[=o]t, Dan. & Sw. r[ o]d, Icel. rau[eth]r, rj[=o][eth]r, Goth. r[ a]uds, W. rhudd, Armor …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Red admiral — Red Red, a. [Compar. {Redder} ( d?r); superl. {Reddest}.] [OE. red, reed, AS. re[ a]d, re[ o]d; akin to OS. r[=o]d, OFries. r[=a]d, D. rood, G. roht, rot, OHG. r[=o]t, Dan. & Sw. r[ o]d, Icel. rau[eth]r, rj[=o][eth]r, Goth. r[ a]uds, W. rhudd,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Red ant — Red Red, a. [Compar. {Redder} ( d?r); superl. {Reddest}.] [OE. red, reed, AS. re[ a]d, re[ o]d; akin to OS. r[=o]d, OFries. r[=a]d, D. rood, G. roht, rot, OHG. r[=o]t, Dan. & Sw. r[ o]d, Icel. rau[eth]r, rj[=o][eth]r, Goth. r[ a]uds, W. rhudd,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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