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Christmas berry

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  • n. toyon

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern U. S. (Lycium carolinianum) having spreading branches with usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries.
  • n. an ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of US Pacific coast (Photinia arbutifolia) having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits; often placed in genus Photinia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The California holly or toyon, Heteromeles arbutifolia, a handsome evergreen shrub whose bright-red berries, contrasting with the shining green foliage, admirably adapt it for Christmas decoration.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having spreading branches usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries
  • n. ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits; often placed in genus Photinia
  • n. ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits; often placed in genus Photinia
  • n. spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having spreading branches usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries

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Christmas + berry (Wiktionary)

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