Dangleberry
Dangleberry Dan"gle*ber`ry, n. (Bot.) A dark blue, edible berry with a white bloom, and its shrub ({Gaylussacia frondosa}) closely allied to the common huckleberry. The bush is also called blue tangle, and is found from New England to Kentucky, and southward. [1913 Webster]

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  • dangleberry — ☆ dangleberry [daŋ′gəlber΄ē ] n. pl. dangleberries [ DANGLE + BERRY] a blue huckleberry (Gaylussacia frondosa), native to E North America …   English World dictionary

  • dangleberry — kekinė uolabruknė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erikinių šeimos vaisinis augalas (Gaylussacia frondosa), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Gaylussacia frondosa; Vaccinium frondosum angl. dangleberry ryšiai: susijęs terminas –… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • dangleberry — /dang geuhl ber ee/, n., pl. dangleberries. tangleberry. [1825 35, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • dangleberry — noun huckleberry of the eastern United States with pink flowers and sweet blue fruit • Syn: ↑dangle berry, ↑Gaylussacia frondosa • Hypernyms: ↑huckleberry * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ see berry noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gaylussacia frondosa — Dangleberry Dan gle*ber ry, n. (Bot.) A dark blue, edible berry with a white bloom, and its shrub ({Gaylussacia frondosa}) closely allied to the common huckleberry. The bush is also called blue tangle, and is found from New England to Kentucky,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tangleberry — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ see berry noun Etymology: tangle (IV) + berry : dangleberry * * * /tang geuhl ber ee/, n., pl. tangleberries. a huckleberry, Gaylussacia frondosa, of the eastern U.S. Also called blue huckleberry, dangleberry. [TANGLE1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blue tangle — Tangle Tan gle, n. 1. [Cf. Icel. [thorn][ o]ngull. See {Tang} seaweed.] (Bot.) Any large blackish seaweed, especially the {Laminaria saccharina}. See {Kelp}. [1913 Webster] Coral and sea fan and tangle, the blooms and the palms of the ocean. C.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Laminaria saccharina — Tangle Tan gle, n. 1. [Cf. Icel. [thorn][ o]ngull. See {Tang} seaweed.] (Bot.) Any large blackish seaweed, especially the {Laminaria saccharina}. See {Kelp}. [1913 Webster] Coral and sea fan and tangle, the blooms and the palms of the ocean. C.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tangle — Tan gle, n. 1. [Cf. Icel. [thorn][ o]ngull. See {Tang} seaweed.] (Bot.) Any large blackish seaweed, especially the {Laminaria saccharina}. See {Kelp}. [1913 Webster] Coral and sea fan and tangle, the blooms and the palms of the ocean. C. Kingsley …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tangle picker — Tangle Tan gle, n. 1. [Cf. Icel. [thorn][ o]ngull. See {Tang} seaweed.] (Bot.) Any large blackish seaweed, especially the {Laminaria saccharina}. See {Kelp}. [1913 Webster] Coral and sea fan and tangle, the blooms and the palms of the ocean. C.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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