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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Resembling a small fruit that grows on a shrub.

Usage examples (6)
  • Verb (used without object) : We went berrying this morning
  • Since banana fruits technically berrylike ripened ovaries develop without fertilization they are termed parthenocarpic.
  • Its clusters of small, fragant flowers are succeeded by glossy, golden, berrylike fruits that remain long after the leaves fall.
  • The oil and pulp felt marvelously emollient on my hands, and also a bit sticky from the sugars that fresh olives contain, along with the very bitter substances that surprise... for more
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