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gallberry

[gawl-ber-ee, -buh-ree] /ˈgɔlˌbɛr i, -bə ri/
noun, plural gallberries.
1.
either of two North American shrubs, Ilex glabra, the inkberry, or I. coriacea, having glossy leaves and white flowers.
2.
the fruit of either of these shrubs.
Origin of gallberry
1700-1710
An Americanism dating back to 1700-10; gall3 + berry
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