red mulberry

noun

Definition of red mulberry

: a mulberry (Morus rubra) of North American forests with toothed leaves and soft durable wood also : its edible usually purple fruit

First Known Use of red mulberry

1717, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of red mulberry was in 1717

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“Red mulberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/red%20mulberry. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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