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]
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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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Translations

blaeberry

[ˈbleɪbərɪ] Narándano m
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A special evening in support of Bannockburn House will be held on Saturday, September 7 from 7-9pm, by Blaeberry River Art.
The River Dee was peaty brown under a leaden sky, the blaeberry luminous green in the morning dampness, and we were walking through the forest on our way back to the car park when one of our guests stopped in her tracks, paused and then asked: "What's that noise?" I listened.
Our intended trip was northward from the main line of the CPR and up the Blaeberry pass a very convenient distance from Moberly House station.
This particular example has sweet edged, ripe blaeberry and loganberry fruit neatly supported by gentle acidity, controlled tannin and suggestions of black pepper, vanilla and baking spices.
The masked intruders broke into the house of Jian Xue in Blaeberry Walk, Castleblaney, Co Monaghan, at 9.30pm on Sunday.
Judge Robin Barr, Cambelltown, Scotland, awarded first place Red and White Heifer in Milk Class, and the Overall Ayrshire Championship, to Langside Blaeberry 112.
The quarry, formerly know as Blaeberry Crags used to export high quality sandstone.
London, June 3 (ANI): Extract of one of Scotland's most popular wild fruits - the blaeberry - could be used to treat diabetes, researchers reckon.
Of course, closely related to the American huckleberry is our own whortleberry (blueberry, blaeberry, bilberry), all splendid words in their own way.
She's a halfsister to Blaeberry who got better with age and that could be the case with her.
CHEPSTOW: 1.20 Drever Route, 1.50 Blaeberry, 2.20 Big Fella Thanks, 2.50 Mr Pointment, 2.35 What A Scientist, 4.00 Charles Street, 4.35 Little Josh.
It has already attracted several species of bumblebee, including the rare blaeberry bumblebee, as well as butterflies, hoverflies and other invertebrates, which are, in turn, enticing birds to the site.