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Concord grape

[ kong-kerd, kon-kawrd, kong- ]
/ ˈkɒŋ kərd, ˈkɒn kɔrd, ˈkɒŋ- /
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noun
a cultivated variety of the fox grape, Vitis labrusca, used in making jelly, juice, and wine.
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Origin of Concord grape

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

Concord grape
/ (ˈkɒŋkəd, ˈkɒnkɔːd) /

noun
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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