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cornelian cherry


noun

a Eurasian shrub or small tree, Cornus mas, of the dogwood family, having shiny, ovate leaves and yellow flowers.
its tart, edible, scarlet berry.

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Nearby words

corneille, pierre, cornel, cornelia, cornelia de lange's syndrome, cornelian, cornelian cherry, cornelius, cornelius nepos, cornelius, peter, cornelius, peter von, cornelius, saint

Origin of cornelian cherry

First recorded in 1755–65; cornel + -ian
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