chokecherry chokecherry

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the fruit of the chokecherry tree
  2. (n) a common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birds

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Usage(s):

  • BY MINNEAPOLIS (Democratic): Wild rice; chokecherry jelly; the book How to Speak Minnesotan; presidential nesting dolls.

News

  • Chadron State Park open, but recovery a work in progress

    Remnants of chokecherry bushes and other shrubs revealed hints of recovery from a wildfire that scorched about 90 percent of Chadron State Park's forested acres last August.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Omaha World-Herald

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