from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of three North American shrubs or small trees of the genus Shepherdia, having small yellowish flowers, drupelike fruits, and foliage that is covered with silvery scales.
  • n. The berry of any of these plants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of buffaloberry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a shrub of the Upper Missouri (Sherherdia argentea) with acid edible red berries.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The fruit of the Shepherdia argentea, a shrub or small tree which grows in western North America.
  • n. The tree itself.


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