blaeberry


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Related to blaeberry: whortleberry, Vaccinium myrtillus

blaeberry

(ˈbleɪbərɪ)
n, pl -ries
(Plants) Brit another name for bilberry1, bilberry2
[C15: from blae + berry]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.blaeberry - erect European blueberry having solitary flowers and blue-black berriesblaeberry - erect European blueberry having solitary flowers and blue-black berries
European blueberry, whortleberry, bilberry - blue-black berries similar to American blueberries
blueberry, blueberry bush - any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberries
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blaeberry

[ˈbleɪbərɪ] Narándano m
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BLAEBERRY was due to go into summer quarters this month, but after the game mare followed up her recent course-and-distance victory in the 2m3f handicap hurdle connections may have a rethink.
Blaeberry, trained by Emma Lavelle and ridden by Barry Fenton, proved the answer to the 2m3f handicap hurdle as she lengthened away from Templer.
Ordre De Bataille and Blaeberry settled down for a scrap to the line in the 2m5f handicap hurdle, with the former gaining the upper hand.
It will result in more than 650 new homes being built in six locations - Murieston and Dedridge in Livingston, Blaeberry Hill in Whitburn, Dalling Road in Bathgate, Chapelton in Polbeth and Kirkhill in Broxburn.
BLAEBERRY joined the exclusive 'full-house club' when making her first run over fences a winning one in some style, adding to her victories on the Flat and over hurdles.
Blaeberry took the novice chase with the minimum of fuss and looks a decent recruit to chasing
She discovered that blaeberry juice used to be added to whisky to make it more palatable.
Officers and a sniffer dog entered the run-down flat in Blaeberry Hill Road, Whitburn, at 4pm yesterday and spent an hour searching.
The books that make up Nf Dhuibhne's English-language trilogy, by comparison The Hiring Fair, Blaeberry Sunday, and Penny-farthing Sally - were published in the 1990s.
The masked intruders broke into the house of Jian Xue in Blaeberry Walk, Castleblaney, Co Monaghan, at 9.
The deer browse heavily on short grassland, and also on heather, rushes and blaeberry.
The winner's enclosure suffered another invasion when Trompette (9-2) prevailed by half a length from Blaeberry for the Elite Racing Club in the Chris Poole Memorial Evening Standard Mares' Only Novices' Hurdle, with Methodical three lengths away in third.