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2 definitions found
 for Vaccinium Pennsylvanicum
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Blueberry \Blue"berry\, n. [Cf. Blaeberry.] (Bot.)
     The berry of several species of Vaccinium, an ericaceous
     genus, differing from the American huckleberries in
     containing numerous minute seeds instead of ten nutlets. The
     commonest species are Vaccinium Pennsylvanicum and
     Vaccinium vacillans. Vaccinium corymbosum is the tall
     blueberry.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Vaccinium pennsylvanicum
      n 1: low-growing deciduous shrub of northeastern North America
           having flowers in compact racemes and bearing sweet dark
           blue berries [syn: low-bush blueberry, low blueberry,
           Vaccinium angustifolium, Vaccinium pennsylvanicum]

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