pokeberry
noun Date: 1774 the berry of the pokeweed; also pokeweed

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pokeberry — amerikinė fitolaka statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Fitolakinių šeimos daržovinis, dekoratyvinis, maistinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Phytolacca americana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Phytolacca americana angl.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • pokeberry — /pohk ber ee, beuh ree/, n., pl. pokeberries. 1. the berry of the pokeweed. 2. the plant. [1765 75, Amer.; POKE4 + BERRY] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Pokeberry — Phytolacca (E) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • pokeberry — poke•ber•ry [[t]ˈpoʊkˌbɛr i, bə ri[/t]] n. pl. ries 1) pln the berry of the pokeweed 2) pln the plant • Etymology: 1765–75, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • pokeberry —   Pōpolo, pōpolo kū mai …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • pokeberry — ˈ ̷ ̷ see berry noun Etymology: poke (IV) + berry 1. : pokeweed 2. : one of the berries of the pokeweed * * * /pohk ber ee, beuh ree/, n., pl. pokeberries …   Useful english dictionary

  • common pokeberry — amerikinė fitolaka statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Fitolakinių šeimos daržovinis, dekoratyvinis, maistinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Phytolacca americana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Phytolacca americana angl.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Pokeweed — Taxobox color = lightgreen name = Pokeweed image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Caryophyllales familia = Phytolaccaceae genus = Phytolacca subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

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