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deerberry


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deerberry  \Deer"ber`ry\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  shrub  of  the  blueberry  group  ({Vaccinium  stamineum});  also 
  its  bitter,  greenish  white  berry;  --  called  also  {squaw 
  huckleberry}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  deerberry 
  n  :  small  branching  blueberry  common  in  marshy  areas  of  the 
  eastern  United  States  having  greenish  or  yellowish 
  unpalatable  berries  reputedly  eaten  by  deer  [syn:  {squaw 
  huckleberry},  {Vaccinium  stamineum}] 




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