Salal meaning

sə-lăl
A small evergreen shrub (Gaultheria shallon) in the heath family, native to the Pacific coast of North America, having white or pink flowers clustered in racemes and edible purple-black berries.
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A small, evergreen gaultheria shrub (Gaultheria shallon) native to the W coast of North America, having dark leaves, small clusters of white or pink flowers, and purple-black, edible berries.
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A leathery-leaved North American shrub, Gaultheria shallon, with edible sepals and leaves.
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Origin of salal

  • Chinook Jargon sallal from Chinook sálal

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Chinook Jargon from Chinook.

    From Wiktionary