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partridgeberry

  

      n   pl   , -ries  
1      (Also called)    boxberry, twinberry   a creeping woody rubiaceous plant, Mitchella repens, of E North America with small white fragrant flowers and scarlet berries  
2    the berry of the wintergreen  
3       another name for       wintergreen       1  
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wintergreen  
      n  
1      (Also called)    boxberry, checkerberry, teaberry, spiceberry, partridgeberry          any of several evergreen ericaceous shrubs of the genus Gaultheria, esp. G. procumbens, of E North America, which has white bell-shaped flowers and edible red berries  
2    oil of wintergreen   an aromatic compound, formerly made from this and various other plants but now synthesized: used medicinally and for flavouring  
3    any of various plants of the genus Pyrola, esp. P. minor (common wintergreen), of temperate and arctic regions, having rounded leaves and small pink globose flowers: family Pyrolaceae,   (Usual U.S. name)    shinleaf  
4    any of several plants of the genera Orthilia and Moneses: family Pyrolaceae  
5    chickweed wintergreen   a primulaceous plant, Trientalis europaea, of N Europe and N Asia, having white flowers and leaves arranged in a whorl  
     (C16: from Dutch wintergroen or German Wintergrün; see winter, green)  


partridgeberry         
      n   pl   , -ries  
1      (Also called)    boxberry, twinberry   a creeping woody rubiaceous plant, Mitchella repens, of E North America with small white fragrant flowers and scarlet berries  
2    the berry of the wintergreen  
3       another name for       wintergreen       1  

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Partridge, parturiency, part, parting

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