deerberry definition

  • noun:
    • Gaultheria procumbens, the Eastern teaberry or checkerberry, or its fresh fruit.
    • Vaccinium stamineum, the squaw huckleberry, or its fresh fruit.
    • Maianthemum dilatatum, the snakeberry, or its fresh fruit.
    • Mitchella repens, the partridgeberry, or its fresh fruit.
    • A shrub associated with blueberry group (Vaccinium stamineum); also, its bitter, greenish white berry; -- called in addition squaw huckleberry.
    • The fragrant wintergreen of The united states, Gaultheria procumbens.
    • The squaw-huckleberry, Vaccinium stamineum.
    • The partridge-berry, Mitchella repens.
    • small branching blueberry typical in marshy aspects of the eastern usa having greenish or yellow unpalatable berries reputedly eaten by deer

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