alpine bearberry

noun

Definition of alpine bearberry

: a tufted or prostrate bearberry (Arctostaphylos alpina) of the mountainous regions of northeastern North America

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First Known Use of alpine bearberry

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpine bearberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20bearberry. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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