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Montmorency

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noun Mont·mo·ren·cy \ˌmänt-mə-ˈren(t)-sē\

Definition of Montmorency

  1. :  a cherry that is grown commercially for its bright red sour fruit; also :  the fruit



Origin of montmorency

French, from Montmorency, France


First Known Use: 1924


Montmorency

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biographical name Mont·mo·ren·cy \ˌmänt-mə-ˈren(t)-sē\

Definition of Montmorency

  1. Anne 1493–1567 1st duc de Montmorency Fr. soldier; constable (1537)




Montmorency

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geographical name Mont·mo·ren·cy \ˌmänt-mə-ˈren(t)-sē, mōⁿ-mȯ-räⁿ-ˈsē\

Definition of Montmorency

  1. commune N France, N suburb of Paris pop 20,576




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