- the berrylike cone of a juniper.
Origin of juniper berry
First recorded in 1715–25
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Examples from the Web for juniper berry
The authors appear to have all imbibed a juniper-berry mania—probably from the imbibition of their favourite beverage.
He had imparted certain secrets concerning the whereabouts of gulls nests and juniper-berry patches, for I had won his confidence.Dr. Grenfell's Parish
After that there came some skyr, a kind of curds and whey, served with biscuits and juniper-berry juice.A Journey to the Centre of the Earth