from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A wild sweet cherry (Prunus avium) often used as grafting stock.
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- n. A sweet cherry, with taxomonic name Prunus avium
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See mazard.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. wild or seedling sweet cherry used as stock for grafting
Perhaps alteration of Middle English mazer, goblet, hard wood; see mazer.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)