elderberry

[ el-der-ber-ee, -buh-ree ]
/ ˈɛl dərˌbɛr i, -bə ri /

noun, plural el·der·ber·ries.

the berrylike fruit of the elder, used in making wine and jelly.

Origin of elderberry

First recorded in 1400–50, elderberry is from the late Middle English word eldirbery. See elder2, berry
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elderberry

/ (ˈɛldəˌbɛrɪ) /

noun plural -ries

the berry-like fruit of the elder, used for making wines, jellies, etc
another name for elder 1 (def. 1)
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