Definition of Foxberry

1. Noun. Low evergreen shrub of high north temperate regions of Europe and Asia and America bearing red edible berries.




Definition of Foxberry

1. Noun. The plant cowberry or lingonberry, ''Vaccinium vitis-idaea''. ¹

2. Noun. The berry of this plant. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Foxberry

1. the red whortleberry [n FOXBERRIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Foxberry

fox cubs
fox encephalitis
fox encephalitis virus
fox grape
fox grapes
fox hole
fox hunter
fox hunting
fox in the henhouse
fox shark
fox squirrel
fox terrier
fox terriers
fox whistle
foxberries
foxberry (current term)
foxcore
foxed
foxery
foxes
foxes in the henhouse
foxfire
foxfires
foxfish
foxfishes
foxglove
foxglove family
foxgloves
foxhole
foxholes

Literary usage of Foxberry

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1. Sporting Magazine edited by [Anonymus AC02751662] (1828)
"At last, after a three-mile race, they came to a lofty bank with an ancient beechen tree hanging over it ; bang at it went the foxberry, impelled by bis ..."

2. How to Know Wild Fruits: A Guide to Plants when Not in Flower by Means of by Maude Gridley Peterson (1914)
"MOUNTAIN CRANBERRY foxberry Vaccinium Vitis-Idaea Huckleberry Family Fruit. — The four- to five-celled, many-seeded berry is dark red ..."

3. Portraits of Celebrated Racehorses of the Past and Present Centuries: In by Thomas Henry Taunton (1888)
"foxberry, by Voltaire, three years, 7st 4lbs ; only two ran. ... beating foxberry in a canter. 1843. At Ascot, gst 13lbs, not placed for the Queen's Plate, ..."

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