Blackberry Black"ber*ry (bl[a^]k"b[e^]r*r[y^]), n. [OE. blakberye, AS. bl[ae]cberie; bl[ae]c black + berie berry.] The fruit of several species of bramble ({Rubus}); also, the plant itself. {Rubus fruticosus} is the blackberry of England; {Rubus villosus} and {Rubus Canadensis} are the high blackberry and low blackberry of the United States. There are also other kinds. [1913 Webster]

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