Japanese plum


Japanese plum

noun

Definition of JAPANESE PLUM

:  a small plum tree (Prunus salicina) native to China and cultivated especially in Japan for its large sweet usually yellow to light red fruit; also :  its fruit

First Known Use of JAPANESE PLUM

1893

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