loganberry

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noun lo·gan·ber·ry \ˈlō-gən-ˌber-ē\

Definition of loganberry

  1. :  a red-fruited upright-growing dewberry (Rubus loganobaccus) usually regarded as a hybrid of a western dewberry and a red raspberry or sometimes as a variety (R. ursinus loganobaccus) of a western dewberry; also :  its berry

Origin and Etymology of loganberry

James H. Logan †1928 American lawyer + English berry


First Known Use: 1893


LOGANBERRY Defined for English Language Learners

loganberry

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noun lo·gan·ber·ry \ˈlō-gən-ˌber-ē\

Definition of loganberry for English Language Learners

  • : a red berry that is sweet and juicy; also : the plant that loganberries grow on


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