cherrystone

[ cher-ee-stohn ]
/ ˈtʃɛr iˌstoʊn /

noun

the one-seeded smooth stone of the cherry.
the quahog, Venus mercenaria, when larger than a littleneck.

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Origin of cherrystone

First recorded in 1300–50, cherrystone is from the Middle English word cheriston.See cherry, stone
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