partridgeberry definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. partridgeberries
- a trailing North American evergreen (Mitchella repens) of the madder family with opposite, rounded leaves, pinkish flowers, and red berries
- its berry
partridgeberry definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A creeping evergreen perennial plant (Mitchella repens) of eastern North America, having small white flowers and scarlet berries. Also called twinberry.