dewberry

noun dew·ber·ry \ ˈdü-ˌber-ē also ˈdyü- \

Definition of dewberry

1 :any of several sweet edible berries related to and resembling blackberries
2 :a trailing or decumbent bramble (genus Rubus) that bears dewberries

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First Known Use of dewberry

circa 1578


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