Cerasus

noun
Cer·​a·​sus | \ ˈserəsəs \

Definition of Cerasus

in some classifications
: a genus of shrubs or trees comprising the cherries and now included in the genus Prunus

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History and Etymology for Cerasus

New Latin, from Latin, cherry tree

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“Cerasus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cerasus. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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