Definitions

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

  • n. The fruit of the shadbush.

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  • n. edible purple or red berries

Etymologies

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

shad(bush) + berry.

Examples

  • There were a few young ashes, two or three half-grown maples, a shadberry bush, and wild raspberry vines to carry the varied foliage to the ground.

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