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cherry

Nutrition
A fleshy stone fruit that has been touted as a superfood by nutriotionists due to its high concentration of anti-oxidants and anthrocyanins, which have analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects in rats.

Sexology
A widely used, rude colloquial term for the hymen, a membranous tissue which partially covers the vaginal orifice and is traditionally a sign of virginity; however, the hymen can be broken not only by sexual intercourse, but also by tampon use, masturbation and vigourous exercise; some women are born without one.

cherry

prunuscerasus, prunuslaurocerasus, solanumpseudocapsicum.
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She asks her husband to pick her some of the cherries, to which Joseph churlishly replies, 'lete hym pluk 30W cheryes begat 30W with childe' (let he who got you with child pluck the cherries).
Twisted Cherries has now restored the original spirit of the maraschino cherry," says Larry Trachtenbroit, founder of Twisted Cherries, LLC, based in North Babylon, N.
But when we bought cheaper cherries from Asda (11p each) and asked shoppers to compare them, five out of seven liked the Asda fruit better.
5 TURKEY produces more cherries than any other country in the world.
3 BOOZY DOUBLE stone two punnets of cherries (about 700g) and put in a kilner jar with an airtight lid.
Although the company's Olds Station line has a higher capacity (at 18 tons per hour), the Euclid line creates better sizing separations for cherries and will mechanically sort cherries for color, firmness and defects.
Many Lebanese will agree that the country's best cherries come from Hammana, a notion supported by the hundreds of festival-goers who were willing to pay double the average price for a kilo of cherries, so long as they were freshly picked from the orchards on the outskirts of the town.
It is a lovely light drink which really bubbles with cherries and it's perfect for people looking for an exciting nonalcoholic drink.
The study in Arthritis & Rheumatism said cherries contain anthocyanins, antioxidants which contain anti-inflammatory properties.
Sweet cherries (Prunus avium) and sour cherries (Prunus cerasus) are members of the rose family.
Although apples and oranges still dominate globally, cherries featured in seven per cent of juice drink launches in 2011 - up from four per cent five years earlier - according to research specialist Innova Market Insights.
Boon Kriek is made from old and young Lambic matured in oak barrels, with the addition of fresh cherries.