bush grape

noun

Definition of bush grape

2 : a shrubby wild grape (Vitis acerifolia) of the southern U.S. having leaves permanently pilose beneath and fruit with persistent heavy bloom

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“Bush grape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bush%20grape. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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