In berry
Berry Ber"ry, n.; pl. {Berries}. [OE. berie, AS. berie, berige; akin to D. bes, G. beere, OS. and OHG. beri, Icel. ber, Sw. b["a]r, Goth. basi, and perh. Skr. bhas to eat.] 1. Any small fleshy fruit, as the strawberry, mulberry, huckleberry, etc. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot.) A small fruit that is pulpy or succulent throughout, having seeds loosely imbedded in the pulp, as the currant, grape, blueberry. [1913 Webster]

3. The coffee bean. [1913 Webster]

4. One of the ova or eggs of a fish. --Travis. [1913 Webster]

{In berry}, containing ova or spawn. [1913 Webster]


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