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Concord grape

[kong-kerd, kon-kawrd, kong-]
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  1. a cultivated variety of the fox grape, Vitis labrusca, used in making jelly, juice, and wine.

Origin of Concord grape

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60
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British Dictionary definitions for concord grape

Concord grape

  1. a variety of grape with purple-black fruit covered with a bluish bloom

Word Origin

C19: discovered at Concord, Mass.
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