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boxberry

[boks-ber-ee, -buh-ree] /ˈbɒksˌbɛr i, -bə ri/
noun, plural boxberries.
1.
the checkerberry.
2.
the partridgeberry.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10, Americanism; box3 + berry
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British Dictionary definitions for boxberry

boxberry

/ˈbɒksbərɪ/
noun (pl) -ries
1.
the fruit of the partridgeberry or wintergreen
2.
another name for partridgeberry, wintergreen (sense 1)
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