saskatoon

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noun sas·ka·toon \ ˌsa-skə-ˈtün \

Definition of saskatoon

1 :serviceberry 2; especially :a serviceberry (Amelanchier alnifolia) chiefly of the northwestern U.S. and western Canada
2 :the fruit of a saskatoon

Origin and Etymology of saskatoon

modification of Cree misa·skwato·min serviceberry fruit


Saskatoon

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geographical name Sas·ka·toon \ ˌsas-kə-ˈtün \

Definition of Saskatoon

city in central Saskatchewan, Canada, on the South Saskatchewan River population 222,189

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