wineberry

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

noun,plural wine·ber·ries.
  1. a prickly shrub, Rubus phoenicolasius, of China and Japan, having pinkish or white flowers and small, red, edible fruit.

  2. the fruit of this plant.

Origin of wineberry

1
before 1000; Middle English winberie,Old English wīnberige grape. See wine, berry

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British Dictionary definitions for wineberry

wineberry

/ (ˈwaɪnˌbɛrɪ) /


nounplural -ries
  1. another name for mako 2 (def. 1)

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