inkberry definition

  • noun:
    • A shrub (Ilex glabra) of east North America, having black, berrylike fresh fruit. Also called Appalachian beverage.
    • The fruit associated with inkberry.
    • any one of various unrelated plants that bear dark berries: Ilex glabra, Ilex verticillata, Scaevola plumieri, and people associated with pokeweed genus Phytolacca, particularly Phytolacca americana.
    • The good fresh fruit of such a plant.
    • An elegant shrub, Ilex glabra, found on the Atlantic shore of the united states.
    • The plant Randia aculeata, called the West Indian inkberry.
    • The plant Mollinedia macrophylla (Kibara macrophylla of authors), called the Australian or Queensland inkberry.
    • evergreen holly of eastern the united states with oblong leathery leaves and little black fruits

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