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cranberry

noun cran·ber·ry \ˈkran-ˌber-ē, -ˌbe-rē, -b(ə-)rē\

: a small, dark red berry or the plant that produces it

: a dark red color

Full Definition of CRANBERRY

1
:  the red acid berry produced by some plants (as Vaccinium oxycoccos and V. macrocarpon) of the heath family; also :  a plant producing these
2
:  any of various plants with a fruit that resembles a cranberry
3
:  a dark red

Origin of CRANBERRY

part translation of Low German kraanbere, from kraan crane + bere berry
First Known Use: 1647
CRANBERRY Defined for Kids

cranberry

noun cran·ber·ry \ˈkran-ˌber-ē\
plural cran·ber·ries

Definition of CRANBERRY for Kids

:  a sour bright red berry that is eaten in sauces and jelly and is the fruit of an evergreen swamp plant related to the blueberries
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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