cherrylike
adjective see cherry

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cherrylike — adjective Resembling a cherry, such as in shape, color, or flavor We were served a cherrylike red wine …   Wiktionary

  • cherrylike — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : resembling or like a cherry …   Useful english dictionary

  • cherry — cherrylike, adj. /cher ee/, n., pl. cherries, adj. n. 1. the fruit of any of various trees belonging to the genus Prunus, of the rose family, consisting of a pulpy, globular drupe enclosing a one seeded smooth stone. 2. the tree bearing such a… …   Universalium

  • barbados cherry — Malpighia glabra Malpighia glabra prop. n. (Bot.) THe species name of the acerola, also called {barbados cherry}, a tropical American shrub bearing edible cherrylike acid red fruit. Syn: barbados cherry, acerola, Surinam cherry, West Indian… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Celtis australis — Lote Lote, n. [L. lotus, Gr. ?. Cf. {Lotus}.] (Bot.) A large tree ({Celtis australis}), found in the south of Europe. It has a hard wood, and bears a cherrylike fruit. Called also {nettle tree}. Eng. Cyc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coffea Arabica — Coffee Cof fee (k[add] f[ e]; k[o^]f f[ e]; 115), n. [Turk. qahveh, Ar. qahuah wine, coffee, a decoction of berries. Cf. {Caf[ e]}.] 1. The beans or berries (pyrenes) obtained from the drupes of a small evergreen tree of the genus {Coffea},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coffea canephora — Coffee Cof fee (k[add] f[ e]; k[o^]f f[ e]; 115), n. [Turk. qahveh, Ar. qahuah wine, coffee, a decoction of berries. Cf. {Caf[ e]}.] 1. The beans or berries (pyrenes) obtained from the drupes of a small evergreen tree of the genus {Coffea},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coffea Liberica — Coffee Cof fee (k[add] f[ e]; k[o^]f f[ e]; 115), n. [Turk. qahveh, Ar. qahuah wine, coffee, a decoction of berries. Cf. {Caf[ e]}.] 1. The beans or berries (pyrenes) obtained from the drupes of a small evergreen tree of the genus {Coffea},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coffea occidentalis — Coffee Cof fee (k[add] f[ e]; k[o^]f f[ e]; 115), n. [Turk. qahveh, Ar. qahuah wine, coffee, a decoction of berries. Cf. {Caf[ e]}.] 1. The beans or berries (pyrenes) obtained from the drupes of a small evergreen tree of the genus {Coffea},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coffee — Cof fee (k[add] f[ e]; k[o^]f f[ e]; 115), n. [Turk. qahveh, Ar. qahuah wine, coffee, a decoction of berries. Cf. {Caf[ e]}.] 1. The beans or berries (pyrenes) obtained from the drupes of a small evergreen tree of the genus {Coffea}, growing in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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