madrone

noun ma·dro·ne \ mə-ˈdrō-nə \
variants: or madrona or less commonly madrono

Definition of madrone

:any of several evergreen trees (genus Arbutus) of the heath family; especially :one (A. menziesii) of the Pacific coast of North America with smooth red bark, thick shining leaves, and edible red berries

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Origin and Etymology of madrone

Spanish madroño

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