sweet cherry; esp., a wild sweet cherry whose young seedlings are used as a rootstock for cultivated varieties
Origin of mazzarduncertain or unknown; perhaps variant, variety of mazer
A wild sweet cherry tree, especially one used as grafting stock.
Origin of mazzardPerhaps alteration of Middle English mazer, goblet, hard wood; see mazer.
- A sweet cherry, with taxomonic name Prunus avium