goji berry

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noun go·ji berry \ˈgō-ˈjē\

Definition of goji berry

  1. :  the dark red, mildly tart berry of a thorny, chiefly Asian shrub (Lycium barbarum and L. chinense) that is typically dried and used in beverages

Variants of goji berry

or less commonly

goji

Origin and Etymology of goji berry

modification of Chinese (Beijing) gǒuqǐ the shrub Lycium chinense


First Known Use: 2002


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