cherry laurel


Definition of cherry laurel

1 : a European evergreen shrub (Prunus laurocerasus) common in cultivation

called also laurel

2 : an evergreen shrub (Prunus caroliniana) of the southern U.S.

called also laurel cherry

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“Cherry laurel.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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