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English definition of “plum”

plum

noun [C]  /plʌm/ us  

plum noun [C] (FRUIT)

a small, round fruit with a smooth, usually red-purple skin, sweet flesh, and a single large seed

plum noun [C] (SOMETHING GOOD)

something that is very good and worth having
plum
adjective [not gradable]  /plʌm/ us  
Senior staff members get all the plum assignments.
(Definition of plum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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