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sourberry

[ souuhr-ber-ee, sou-er- ]
/ ˈsaʊərˌbɛr i, ˈsaʊ ər- /
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noun, plural sour·ber·ries.

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Origin of sourberry

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; sour + berry
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