sea grape

noun

Definition of sea grape

: a tree (Coccoloba uvifera) of the buckwheat family that inhabits sandy shores from Florida to South America, has rounded leaves, and bears clusters of purple to whitish edible berries

Examples of sea grape in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Some settled in the Champlain Towers, constructed in 1980 and fringed by palm and sea grape trees while boasting a heated swimming pool, valet parking, sauna and tennis courts. Author: Jenny Jarvie, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021

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First Known Use of sea grape

1806, in the meaning defined above

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22 Sep 2021

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“Sea grape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sea%20grape. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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