"prunes" in the noun sense
"prunes" in the verb sense
1. snip, clip, crop, trim, lop, dress, prune, cut back
cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
"dress the plants in the garden"
2. cut, prune, rationalize, rationalise
weed out unwanted or unnecessary things
"We had to lose weight, so we cut the sugar from our diet"
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