soft fruit

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soft fruit
 
n
(Brit) any of various types of small edible stoneless fruit, such as strawberries, raspberries, and currants, borne mainly on low-growing plants or bushes

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Main Entry:  soft fruit
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  any low-growing stoneless fruit such as the strawberry, raspberry, blackberry, gooseberry, currant, huckleberry, and cranberry
Example:  I want to stock my garden with a variety of soft fruit.
Etymology:  1918
Usage:  cooking
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