mountain cranberry

noun

Definition of mountain cranberry

: lingonberry especially : a subspecies (Vaccinium vitis-idaea minus) of the lingonberry that is native to North America

First Known Use of mountain cranberry

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Mountain cranberry.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mountain%20cranberry. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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