barberry family


noun

the plant family Berberidaceae, characterized by shrubs and herbaceous plants having very varied leaves and flowers and fruit in the form of a berry or capsule, and including the barberry, May apple, and Oregon grape.

Nearby words

  1. barber-shop,
  2. barber-surgeon,
  3. barbera,
  4. barberite,
  5. barberry,
  6. barbershop,
  7. barbershop singing,
  8. barbershopper,
  9. barberton,
  10. barberton daisy

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