fox grape

noun

Definition of fox grape

: any of several native grapes (especially Vitis labrusca) of eastern North America with sour or musky fruit

First Known Use of fox grape

1657, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fox grape was in 1657

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“Fox grape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fox%20grape. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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