mirabelle

noun
mir·​a·​belle | \ ¦mirə¦bel \
plural -s

Definition of mirabelle

1 : a small hardy European plum tree (Prunus domestica institia) with finely toothed leaves and small cherry-shaped fruit
2 : the fruit of the mirabelle tree used especially for preserves and for making a liqueur
3 : a usually colorless brandy distilled from the fermented juice of mirabelle plum

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“Mirabelle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mirabelle. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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