Juneberry

[ joon-ber-ee, -buh-ree ]

noun,plural June·ber·ries.
  1. the American serviceberry, Amelanchier canadensis.

Origin of Juneberry

1
An Americanism dating back to 1800–10; June + berry

Words Nearby Juneberry

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How to use Juneberry in a sentence

  • Around the garden I would plant Juneberry or dogwood or any of those common native berry plants.

  • Before white settlement the Indians came here from great distances to obtain Juneberry shoots for their arrow shafts.

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British Dictionary definitions for Juneberry

Juneberry

/ (ˈdʒuːnˌbɛrɪ) /


nounplural -ries

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