Definition of Juneberry

1. Noun. Any of various North American trees or shrubs having showy white flowers and edible blue-black or purplish fruit.

2. Noun. Edible purple or red berries.
Exact synonyms: Saskatoon, Serviceberry, Shadberry
Generic synonyms: Berry
Group relationships: Service Tree, Serviceberry, Shadblow, Shadbush

Definition of Juneberry

1. n. The small applelike berry of American trees of genus Amelanchier; -- also called service berry.

Definition of Juneberry

1. Noun. Any of several North American trees of the genus ''Amelanchier'', having white flowers and edible, purplish fruit; or the fruit of such a tree ¹

2. Noun. (alternative capitalization of Juneberry) ¹

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Medical Definition of Juneberry

1. The small applelike berry of American trees of genus Amelanchier; also called service berry. The shrub or tree which bears this fruit; also called shad bush, and had tree. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Juneberry

juncturae cinguli membri superioris
juncturae membri inferioris liberi
juncturae membri superioris liberi
juncturae ossium
juncturae tendinum
juncturae zygapophyseales
juneberry (current term)
juneberry holly
jungian theory
jungle bunnies
jungle bunny
jungle cat
jungle cock
jungle fever

Literary usage of Juneberry

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1. Sketch of the Evolution of Our Native Fruits by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1898)
"The juneberry The juneberry grows iu. many forms over a wide range of North America, particularly in the northern parts, and several varieties have been ..."

2. Horticulture by Irrigation by A. E. Gipson (1888)
"DWARF CHERRY AND juneberry. Among the fruits native of Colorado which are worthy of extended planting, and which improve with culture, are the dwarf cherry ..."

3. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1915)
"The fruit of the juneberry is a small pome or apple, usually with five cells each more ... The juneberry, however, is superior to the more common haw-thorn ..."

4. The Minnesota Horticulturist by Minnesota State Horticultural Society (1896)
"Our juneberry plants are loaded with fruit, as is usual with them. This year we are again making a study of the prevention of tomato rot, varieties and ..."

5. Home Fruit Grower by Maurice Grenville Kains (1918)
"... Huckleberry and Blueberries—Japonica—juneberry—Loganberry—Loquat or Biwa— Mulberry—Nectarine—Papaw— Peach— Pear — Persimmon — Plum Species and Varieties ..."

6. Bright Ideas for Entertaining by Herbert B. Linscott (1905)
"Elderberry. Holly berry. 9. " " is melancholy ? Blueberry. 10. " " " named for a month ? juneberry. 11. " " " used in sewing ? Thimbleberry. 12. ..."

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