candleberry definition

  • noun:
    • Any of certain bayberries, the wax myrtle, and/or fresh fruit of these plants.
    • See candlenut.
    • Common name of the plants inside genus Myrica, containing about 35-50 species of tiny bushes in the household Myricaceae, order Fagales, with an extensive circulation, including Africa, Asia, European countries, the united states and south usa.
    • The good fresh fruit of plants inside genus Myrica.
    • The good fresh fruit of Aleurites triloba, the candleberry-tree: so named due to the fact kernels, when dried out and trapped on a reed, are employed by the Polynesians as candles. Also known as candlenut.
    • The wax-myrtle, Myrica cerifera, and its particular fruit.
    • deciduous aromatic shrub of eastern North America with grey-green wax-coated berries
    • Any of certain bayberries, the wax myrtle, or even the good fresh fruit among these plants.
    • See candlenut.
    • Common name of the flowers in genus Myrica, containing about 35-50 species of little timber into the household Myricaceae, order Fagales, with an extensive circulation, including Africa, Asia, Europe, united states and South America.
    • The good fresh fruit of flowers when you look at the genus Myrica.
    • The fruit of Aleurites triloba, the candleberry-tree: so-named because kernels, when dried out and caught on a reed, are employed by the Polynesians as candle lights. Also referred to as candlenut.
    • The wax-myrtle, Myrica cerifera, as well as its fresh fruit.
    • deciduous fragrant shrub of east united states with grey-green wax-coated fruits

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