Definition of purple-leaf plum in English:

purple-leaf plum

Syllabification: pur·ple-leaf plum

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  • 1A shrub or small tree with white flowers and small red and yellow edible fruit. Native to southwestern Asia, it is used as stock for commercial varieties of plum. Also called flowering plum, myrobalan.
    • Prunus cerasifera, family Rosaceae
  • 1.1The fruit of the purple-leaf plum tree.

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