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black raspberry

the edible fruit of a prickly North American clambering shrub, Rubus occidentalis, resembling a raspberry in form and a blackberry in color.
the plant itself.
Also called blackcap.
Origin of black raspberry
1775-85, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Blueberry, black raspberry and other sweet juices make excellent dressings for grains instead of milk or cream.

    The Laurel Health Cookery Evora Bucknum Perkins
  • A mixture of red and black raspberry juice, or currant and raspberry, will be found acceptable for variety.

    Science in the Kitchen. Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
  • Strawberry and black raspberry juice make better jelly if a little lemon juice is used.

    Science in the Kitchen. Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
  • The black raspberry, which we called thimble berry, was found along the stone walls, but was not abundant.

  • black raspberry juice is much thicker, and requires less boiling.

    Science in the Kitchen. Mrs. E. E. Kellogg

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