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Definition of soft fruit in English:

noun

British
A small stoneless fruit, such as a strawberry or a blackcurrant.
Example sentences
  • Live yoghurt, sweetened soya milk and soft fruit, such as strawberries or raspberries, make a popular drink for kids, especially if served in an interesting glass with a straw.
  • I get all my soft fruit from Wester Hardmuir Fruit Farm, just about three or so miles along the road from Nairn.
  • The executive has also funded a post at Dundee University to develop national strategies to encourage people to eat soft fruits such as raspberries, strawberries and blackcurrants.

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