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1. sloe [ n ] wild plum of northeastern United States having dark purple fruits with yellow flesh

Used in print:

(B. J. D. Meeuse, The Story of Pollination....)

Now the thing for us to do is to find ourselves a_couple_of those wonderful flowering currants such_as the red Ribes_sanguineum of our Pacific_Northwest , or otherwise a good sloe tree , or perhaps some nice pussy_willow in bloom , preferably one with male or staminate catkins .

The blooms of Ribes and of the willow and sloe are the places where large_numbers of our early insects will assemble : honeybees , bumblebees , and other wild bees , and also various kinds of flies .

Synonyms sloe Alleghany_plum Prunus_alleghaniensis Allegheny_plum Related Terms wild_plum

2. sloe [ n ] a thorny Eurasian bush with plumlike fruits

Synonyms sloe Prunus_spinosa blackthorn Related Terms shrub Prunus

3. sloe [ n ] small sour dark purple fruit of especially the Allegheny plum bush

Synonyms sloe Related Terms plum Allegheny_plum sloe_gin

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