Concord grape

[kong-kerd, kon-kawrd, kong-]

Origin of Concord grape

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

Concord grape

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

Word Origin for Concord grape

C19: discovered at Concord, Mass.
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