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