blueberry

Definitions of blueberry
  1. noun
    any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberries
    synonyms: blueberry bush
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    huckleberry
    any of various dark-fruited as distinguished from blue-fruited blueberries
    Vaccinium arboreum, farkleberry, sparkleberry
    shrub or small tree of eastern United States having black inedible berries
    Vaccinium angustifolium, Vaccinium pennsylvanicum, low blueberry, low-bush blueberry
    low-growing deciduous shrub of northeastern North America having flowers in compact racemes and bearing sweet dark blue berries
    Vaccinium ashei, rabbit-eye blueberry, rabbiteye, rabbiteye blueberry
    shrub of southeastern United States grown commercially especially for canning industry
    Vaccinium caespitosum, dwarf bilberry, dwarf blueberry
    low-growing tufted deciduous shrub of northern and alpine North America having pink to coral-red flowers followed by sweet blue berries
    Vaccinium corymbosum, high-bush blueberry, swamp blueberry, tall bilberry
    high-growing deciduous shrub of eastern North America bearing edible blueish to blackish berries with a distinct bloom; source of most cultivated blueberries
    Vaccinium myrsinites, evergreen blueberry
    shrub of the eastern United States having shining evergreen leaves and bluish-black fruit
    Vaccinium ovatum, evergreen huckleberry
    stiff bushy evergreen shrub of western North America having sour black berries and glossy green foliage used in floral arrangements
    Viccinium membranaceum, bilberry, mountain blue berry, thin-leaved bilberry
    erect blueberry of western United States having solitary flowers and somewhat sour berries
    Viccinium myrtillus, bilberry, blaeberry, whinberry, whortleberry
    erect European blueberry having solitary flowers and blue-black berries
    Vaccinium uliginosum alpinum, bog bilberry, bog whortleberry, moor berry
    an evergreen shrub with leathery leaves
    Vaccinium pallidum, dryland berry, dryland blueberry
    low deciduous shrub of the eastern United States bearing dark blue sweet berries
    Vaccinium scoparium, grouse whortleberry, grouse-berry, grouseberry
    shrub of northwestern North America bearing red berries
    Vaccinium stamineum, deerberry, squaw huckleberry
    small branching blueberry common in marshy areas of the eastern United States having greenish or yellowish unpalatable berries reputedly eaten by deer
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    bush, shrub
    a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
  2. noun
    sweet edible dark-blue berries of either low-growing or high-growing blueberry plants
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    berry
    any of numerous small and pulpy edible fruits; used as desserts or in making jams and jellies and preserves
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