saskatoon


sas·ka·toon

noun \ˌsas-kə-ˈtün\

Definition of SASKATOON

1
:  serviceberry 2; especially :  a serviceberry (Amelanchier alnifolia) chiefly of the northwestern United States and western Canada
2
:  the fruit of a saskatoon

Origin of SASKATOON

modification of Cree misa·skwato·min serviceberry fruit
First Known Use: 1810

Sas·ka·toon

geographical name \ˌsas-kə-ˈtün\

Definition of SASKATOON

city Canada in cen Saskatchewan on S. Saskatchewan River pop 222,189

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