crackerberry
crackerberry crackerberry n. a creeping red-berried perenial herb ({Cornus canadensis}) distinguished by clustered leaf whorls at tips of shoots; Greenland to Alaska.

Syn: bunchberry, dwarf cornel, pudding berry, {Cornus canadensis}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • crackerberry — /krak euhr ber ee/, n., pl. crackerberries. bunchberry. [1865 70, Amer.; so called from the sound made when it is crunched. See CRACKER, BERRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • crackerberry — noun The Canadian bunchberry …   Wiktionary

  • crackerberry — noun creeping perennial herb distinguished by red berries and clustered leaf whorls at the tips of shoots; Greenland to Alaska • Syn: ↑bunchberry, ↑dwarf cornel, ↑pudding berry, ↑Cornus canadensis • Hypernyms: ↑dogwood, ↑dogwood tree, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cornus canadensis — crackerberry crackerberry n. a creeping red berried perenial herb ({Cornus canadensis}) distinguished by clustered leaf whorls at tips of shoots; Greenland to Alaska. Syn: bunchberry, dwarf cornel, pudding berry, {Cornus canadensis}. [WordNet… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cornus canadensis — crackerberry crackerberry n. a creeping red berried perenial herb ({Cornus canadensis}) distinguished by clustered leaf whorls at tips of shoots; Greenland to Alaska. Syn: bunchberry, dwarf cornel, pudding berry, {Cornus canadensis}. [WordNet… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • bunchberry — /bunch ber ee, beuh ree/, n., pl. bunchberries. a dwarf dogwood, Cornus canadensis, bearing dense clusters of bright red berries. Also called crackerberry. [1835 45; BUNCH + BERRY] * * * Creeping perennial herbaceous plant (Cornus canadensis),… …   Universalium

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