coralberry

noun
cor·​al·​ber·​ry | \ ˈkȯr-əl-ˌber-ē How to pronounce coralberry (audio) , -ˌbe-rē, ˈkär- \

Definition of coralberry

: a North American dwarf shrub (Symphoricarpos orbiculatus) that bears clusters of small flowers succeeded by red or white berries

First Known Use of coralberry

circa 1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Coralberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coralberry. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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