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pokeberry

[pohk-ber-ee, -buh-ree] /ˈpoʊkˌbɛr i, -bə ri/
noun, plural pokeberries.
1.
the berry of the pokeweed.
2.
the plant.
Origin of pokeberry
1765-1775
1765-75, Americanism; poke4 + berry
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British Dictionary definitions for pokeberry

pokeberry

/ˈpəʊkbərɪ/
noun (pl) -berries
1.
Also called inkberry. the berry of the pokeweed
2.
another name for the pokeweed
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