Saint Lucie cherry

noun Saint Lu·cie cherry

Definition of Saint Lucie cherry

  1. :  mahaleb

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Origin and Etymology of saint lucie cherry

probably from St. Lucie (St. Lucia), largest of the Windward islands in the eastern West Indies


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