waxberry

waxberry

[waks-ber-ee, -buh-ree]
noun, plural waxberries.
1.
the wax myrtle or the bayberry.
2.
the snowberry.

Origin:
1825–35; wax1 + berry

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waxberry (ˈwæksbərɪ, -brɪ)
 
n , pl -ries
the waxy fruit of the wax myrtle or the snowberry

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