Definition of Gall-berry

1. Noun. Evergreen holly of eastern North America with oblong leathery leaves and small black berries.

Exact synonyms: Evergreen Winterberry, Gallberry, Ilex Glabra, Inkberry
Generic synonyms: Holly



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gall-berry

galimatias
galingale
galingales
galiongee
galiot
galiots
galipot
galipots
galivant
galivanted
galivanting
galivants
galiximab
galkhaite
gall
gall-berry (current term)
gall bladder
gall bladders
gall dang
gall duct
gall gnat
gall midge
gall midges
gall of the earth
gall wasp
gall wasps
galla
gallabea
gallabeas

Literary usage of Gall-berry

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1. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Commission of Horticulture (1890)
"I have also found it upon red bay, oleander, sweet bay, very abundantly upon the gall berry (Iler glaber), upon the common myrtle, and upon an ericaceous ..."

2. Report of the Secretary of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1881)
"L have also found it upon rod bay, oleander, sweet bay, very abundantly upon the gall berry (Ilex glaber), upon the common myrtle, and upon an ericaceous ..."

3. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium by United States National Herbarium, United States National Museum (1897)
"Gall- berry land is considered by some " truckers" as unexcelled for strawberries, and for Irish potatoes, which are said to be better in ..."

4. The Birds of America by John James] [Audubon (1841)
"The holly, the sweet-gum, the gall-berry, and the poke, are 'those which they first attack; but, as these fail, which is usually the case in January, ..."

5. Birds in Their Relations to Man: A Manual of Economic Ornithology for the by Clarence Moores Weed, Ned Dearborn (1903)
"Audubon states that in the South during winter the robins feed on the berries and fruits of the holly, sweet-gum, gall-berry, and pokeweed, as well as the ..."

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