- American crab apple
a twiggy, stiff-branched tree, Malus coronaria, of southern central North America, having small fruit and rose-colored flowers that change to white.
- American cranberry
See under (def 1). the red, acid fruit or berry of certain plants of the genus Vaccinium, of the heath family, as V. macrocarpon (large cranberry or American cranberry) or V. oxycoccus (small cranberry or European cranberry) used in making sauce, relish, jelly, or juice. the plant itself, growing wild in bogs or cultivated in […]
- American curl
noun a breed of slender cat with curled-back ears and a plumed tail
- American depository receipt
a negotiable receipt similar to a stock certificate, registered in the owner’s name and showing ownership of shares in a foreign company, held by a foreign branch of a U.S. bank or its overseas correspondent bank.