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beautyberry

[byoo-tee-ber-ee] /ˈbyu tiˌbɛr i/
noun, plural beautyberries.
1.
any of various shrubs of the genus Callicarpa, of southern North America, as C. americana, having clusters of bluish flowers and purple, berrylike fruit.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25, Americanism; beauty + berry, as translation of Neo-Latin Callicarpa
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