farkleberry

noun
far·​kle·​ber·​ry | \ ˈfär-kəl-ˌber-ē How to pronounce farkleberry (audio) \

Definition of farkleberry

: a shrub or small tree (Vaccinium arboreum) of the heath family of the southeastern U.S. having a small hard black berry with stony seeds

First Known Use of farkleberry

1765, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for farkleberry

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“Farkleberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farkleberry. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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