candle berry

candleberry

[kan-dl-ber-ee]
noun, plural candleberries.
1.
any of several species of wax myrtle.
2.
the fruit of any of these plants.

Origin:
1730–40, Americanism; candle + berry

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candleberry (ˈkændəlbərɪ)
 
n , pl -ries
another name for wax myrtle

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