mirabelle[mir′ə bel′, mir′ə bel′]
- a European variety of plum tree
- its sweet, small, golden fruit
- a brandy made from these fruits
Origin: Fr, altered from Classical Latin myrobalanum, fruit of a kind of palm tree from Glassical Greek myrobalanan from myron, unguent, perfume plush balanos, acorn, date
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