Definition of boysenberry
: a large reddish black fruit with a raspberry flavor; also : the trailing hybrid bramble yielding this fruit and developed by crossing several blackberries and raspberries
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Other berries — strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, boysenberries and marionberries — also contain some anthocyanins along with other antioxidants.
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Origin and Etymology of boysenberry
Rudolph Boysen †1950 American horticulturist + English berry
First Known Use: 1935See Words from the same year
BOYSENBERRY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of boysenberry for English Language Learners
: a large reddish-black berry that has the flavor of a raspberry
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