See under (def 1).
any of several species of cherry, especially Prunus padus (European bird cherry) of Europe and Asia, and P. pensylvanica (pin cherry) of the U.S.
the fruit of any such tree, for which birds have a particular liking.
a small Eurasian rosaceous tree, Prunus padus, with clusters of white flowers and small black fruits See also cherry (sense 1)
noun, Pathology. 1. . [krip-toh-ko-koh-sis] /ˌkrɪp toʊ kɒˈkoʊ sɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. a disease caused by the fungus Cryptococcus neoformans, chiefly found in soil contaminated by pigeon droppings, and characterized by lesions, especially of the nervous system and lungs. cryptococcosis cryp·to·coc·co·sis (krĭp’tə-kŏ-kō’sĭs) n. A systemic infection caused by Cryptococcus neoformans that can affect the lungs, […]
noun 1. a scarab beetle, Amphimallon majalis.
noun 1. See under (def 1). [ches-nuht, -nuh t] /ˈtʃɛsˌnʌt, -nət/ noun 1. any of the several deciduous trees constituting the genus Castanea, of the beech family, having toothed, oblong leaves and bearing edible nuts enclosed in a prickly bur, and including C. dentata (American chestnut) which has been virtually destroyed by the , C. […]
noun 1. an economic union created in 1952 and providing for the pooling of coal, iron, and steel production in Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and West Germany.