candleberry

noun
can·​dle·​ber·​ry | \ ˈkan-dᵊl-ˌber-ē How to pronounce candleberry (audio) , -ˌbe-rē\

Definition of candleberry

: a wax myrtle (Myrica cerifera) also : a bayberry (Myrica pensylvanica)

First Known Use of candleberry

circa 1730, in the meaning defined above

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