Winter berry

winterberry

[win-ter-ber-ee]
noun, plural winterberries.
1.
any of several North American hollies of the genus Ilex, having red berries that are persistent through the winter.
2.
black alder ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1750–60; winter + berry

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