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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Dried plum v. - Weed out unwanted or unnecessary things; Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of.

Usage examples (38)
  • Is it the right time of the year to prune the roses?
  • The world's most famous prune is French, but California grows its clones.
  • Yes, redfox-I know how you feel about prunes ... and how a prune is like a cake.
  • I even like the word prune -- calling prunes "dried plums" is precise but pretentious. for more
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