Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The lingonberry or cowberry, Vaccinium vitis-idaea.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plant of the genus Rhagodia.

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

  • n. small spiny evergreen shrub of western United States and Mexico with minute flowers and bright red berries
  • n. North American perennial herb with alternately compound leaves and racemes of small white flowers followed by bright red oval poisonous berries

Etymologies

red +‎ berry (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Coniferous forest with twoneedle pinyon Pinus edulis, checkerbark and redberry junipers Juniperus deppeana and J. pinchotii is found at higher elevations.

    Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States

  • The mesa tops are sparsely covered by honey mesquite brush and either redberry or Ashe juniper.

    Ecoregions of Texas (EPA)

  • Along the escarpments, redberry junipers grow on the rimrock and cliff faces, along with skunkbush sumac, ephedra, mountain mahogany, plum, grape, and clematis.

    Ecoregions of Texas (EPA)

  • Other arid-land shrubs become more common: lotebush, lechuguilla, sotol, and redberry juniper.

    Ecoregions of Texas (EPA)

  • They drained the pitcher of redberry juice, and as promised Horas had to wipe tears off his face.

    Spirit Gate

  • Khelaya returned with a platter of fresh egg toast and ham slices, and a small pitcher of redberry syrup.

    Ordermaster

  • Yet she and her aunt had been pleasant, certainly not pushy, and the amount of redberry that they had brought had been closer to five bushels.

    Ordermaster

  • Most of the crew had eaten, but Kharl managed to scrounge enough bread, and some cheese, and a soft pearapple, as well as a mug of redberry.

    Wellspring of Chaos

  • "It's a sweetened redberry cider, " Lyras explained.

    Wellspring of Chaos

  • When Burning Tower found a patch of redberry brambles, she called him.

    The Burning City

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