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Japanese plum

noun
1.
a small tree, Prunus salicina, native to China, bearing edible yellowish fruit.
2.
a related shrub, P. japonica, native to China and Korea, having pink flowers and edible red fruit.
3.
the fruit of either of these.
4.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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