from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See wintergreen.
- n. See withe rod.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A berry which is the fruit of a small shrub native to northeastern North America, Gaultheria procumbens, also known as the Eastern teaberry, American wintergreen, boxberry, and checkerberry.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The checkerberry.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The American winter-green, Gaultheria procumbens, sometimes used to flavor tea and as a substitute for tea. Also mountain-tea and Canada tea.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. creeping shrub of eastern North America having white bell-shaped flowers followed by spicy red berrylike fruit and shiny aromatic leaves that yield wintergreen oil
- n. spicy red berrylike fruit; source of wintergreen oil
Mebbe therz a tynee tuch of stromberry or teaberry in that banilly iess kreem?
Typical ground cover includes lichens, mosses, bracken fern and members of the heath family (bearberry and teaberry).
Ground cover layers are also quite diverse and well developed, with bracken ferns, teaberry and moss lichen vegetation.
And in regard to the teaberry ice-cream... it's hard to explain how it tastes!
The closest thing to it would probably be a slight cherry flavor... but not really. lol It's just... teaberry. lol
Gather grasses for drying, find leaves from the teaberry bush for Blynnal, lead cart horses with loads of paving stones.
Sam slowly chewed his teaberry gum and gave Bubby a tight, closed-mouth smile before saying, "You bet."
She stopped to pick a teaberry leaf to chew, stood a minute, then went on.
Uncle Bill was pounced on by the Princess Giacinta and whirled off into some kind of a dance, he did not know what; round flew the room and the nobility; round flew barrels of teaberry tooth-wash, beautiful princesses, big devils of
It's cheap -- this knowing a princess for a quart of red teaberry tooth-wash, for that's what this "wine" amounts to.
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