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nannyberry

[nan-ee-ber-ee] /ˈnæn iˌbɛr i/
noun, plural nannyberries.
Also called nanny plum.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; nanny (goat) + berry
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Examples for nannyberry
  • These species are outcompeted by low woody vegetation or shrubs such as sumac, raspberry, and nannyberry.
  • Other first-time offerings include nannyberry, a large flowering shrub that does well in shade or sun.

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