noun, plural tea·ber·ries.
the spicy red fruit of the American wintergreen, Gaultheria procumbens.
Origin of teaberry
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Molly, feeling a touch of rheumatism, was somewhere in the lower thicket seeking a teaberry tonic.Wild Animals I Have Known
Ernest Thompson Seton
noun plural -ries
Word Origin for teaberry
C19: so called because its dried leaves have been used as a substitute for tea
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