goji berry

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noun go·ji berry \ˈgō-ˈjē\
variants: or less commonly

goji

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

Origin and Etymology of goji berry

modification of Chinese (Beijing) gǒuqǐ the shrub Lycium chinense


First Known Use: 2002


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