Vaccinium

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vaccinium

(vækˈsɪnɪəm)
n
(Plants) a member of a shrub genus including blueberries and cranberries
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Noun1.vaccinium - evergreen or deciduous berry-bearing shrubs of northern hemisphere: cranberriesVaccinium - evergreen or deciduous berry-bearing shrubs of northern hemisphere: cranberries; blueberries
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
cranberry - any of numerous shrubs of genus Vaccinium bearing cranberries
blueberry, blueberry bush - any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberries
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References in periodicals archive ?
[4], who applied cranberry (Oxycoccus palustris) and rose (Rosa rugosa) juices in pork burgers.
Cranberries Vaccinium oxycoccus comprised 0.6% and 2.5% of the total number of berries in 2000 and 2001, respectively; corresponding values for bearberries Vaccinium uliginosum were 1.3% in 2000 and 0.95% in 2001.
Cranberries are a group of evergreen dwarf shrubs or trailing vines in the subgenus Oxycoccus of the genus Vaccinium.
Cranberry: Vaccinium macrocarpon, vaccinium oxycoccus. Australian Journal of Herbal Medicine, 20(1), 12-16.
Holopainen, "Ozone effects on the ultrastructure of peatland plants: sphagnum mosses, Vaccinium oxycoccus, Andromeda polifolia and Eriophorum vaginatum," Annals of Botany, vol.