poisonberry

noun

Definition of poisonberry

: any of several plants with small inedible or poisonous fruits: such as
a : a shrub of the genus Cestrum
b : a West Indian shrub (Bourreria succulenta) of the family Boraginaceae with small flowers in corymbose cymes

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“Poisonberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/poisonberry. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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