Definition of Chokecherry tree
1. Noun. A common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birds.
Group relationships: Genus Prunus, Prunus
Generic synonyms: Cherry, Cherry Tree
Terms within: Chokecherry
Specialized synonyms: Prunus Demissa, Prunus Virginiana Demissa, Western Chokecherry
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chokecherry Tree
Literary usage of Chokecherry tree
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1. Myths and Traditions of the Crow Indians by Robert Harry Lowie (1918)
"The bear took the child, got a mulberry thorn and a sarvis- berry tree and made an arrow, while from a chokecherry tree he made a bow. ..."