Pronunciation: (prOOn),[key] —n. 1. a variety of plum that dries without spoiling.
2. such a plum when dried.
3. any plum.
Pronunciation: (prOOn),[key] —v.t.,pruned, prun•ing. 1. to cut or lop off (twigs, branches, or roots).
2. to cut or lop superfluous or undesired twigs, branches, or roots from; trim.
3. to rid or clear of (anything superfluous or undesirable).
4. to remove (anything considered superfluous or undesirable).