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inkberry

noun ink·ber·ry \ˈiŋk-ˌber-ē\

Definition of INKBERRY

1
a :  a holly (Ilex glabra) of eastern North America with evergreen oblong leathery leaves and small usually black berries
b :  pokeweed
2
:  the fruit of an inkberry
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Origin of INKBERRY

from the use of the berries for making ink
First Known Use: 1765

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