A colander full of blueberries.
blueberry definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. blueberries
- ☆ any of a genus (Vaccinium) of shrubs of the heath family, bearing small, edible, blue-black berries with tiny seeds and a whitish, waxy bloom
- ☆ any of these berries
Origin: Middle English bloberi ; from blo, blue plush berie, berry
blueberry definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun In both senses also called bilberry.
- Any of numerous plants of the genus Vaccinium, having white to reddish, urn-shaped or tubular flowers and edible blue to blue-black berries.
- The fruit of any of these plants.