brush cherry


Definition of brush cherry

1 : a small Australian tree (Syzygium paniculatum synonym Eugenia myrtifolia of the family Myrtaceae) with white flowers and glossy green leaves that are bronze-red when young also : its small red cherrylike fruit

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“Brush cherry.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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