maraschino cherry definition

  • noun:
    • A cherry preserved in a syrup flavored with genuine or imitation maraschino.
    • A cherry that is colored a-deep red and sweetened by preparing in coloured syrup, and flavored with maraschino. It is used as a garnish in deserts and cocktails.
    • The marasca cherry tree.
    • Dalmatian bitter wild cherry tree bearing good fresh fruit whose liquid is made into maraschino liqueur
    • cherry maintained in true or imitation maraschino liqueur

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