What is “Cherry”?

The burning portion of bud in a joint or bowl that stays lit without further ignition.  Ideally, it should be round and compact to prevent canoeing or torching the bowl.

Cherry (noun):
  1. Pronounced: /ˈCHerē/
  2. The burning or lit portion of a smoked material.
  3. A small, round stone fruit that is typically bright or dark red.
Usage Examples

“Dont drop that cherry, here use this ashtray. ”