n.1.(Bot.) A local name for the partridge berry; also, for the deerberry.
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Botanists continued to use labels like squawberry as well as taxonomic nomenclature well into the twentieth century.
Cutler lists fifteen plant names that were in common use by 1900, including squawberry, squaw vine, squawroot, squaw bush, squaw carpet, squaw currant, squaw corn, and squaw flower (O Brave New Words