Definition of checkerberry
1 : the spicy red berrylike fruit of a North American wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens)
2 : a plant producing checkerberries
Origin and Etymology of checkerberry
checker wild service tree + berry
First Known Use: 1776See Words from the same year
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