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2 definitions found
 for Vaccinium corymbosum
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 corymbosum
      n 1: high-growing deciduous shrub of eastern North America
           bearing edible blueish to blackish berries with a distinct
           bloom; source of most cultivated blueberries [syn: high-
           bush blueberry, tall bilberry, swamp blueberry,
           Vaccinium corymbosum]

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