a variety of tomato, Lycopersicon lycopersicum cerasiforme, having cherry-sized, edible, red or yellow fruit.
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Origin of cherry tomato
An Americanism dating back to 1840–50
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British Dictionary definitions for cherry tomato
a miniature tomato not much bigger than a cherry
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