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
Translations

blaeberry

[ˈbleɪbərɪ] Narándano m
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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.
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.
Hunter, The Goodsirs, Deception, and Sabine, as well as Kicking Horse Pass, Blaeberry and Kicking Horse rivers, and the Purcell and Brisco ranges.
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.
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.
Blaeberry is another Festival possible after registering a second victory over fences as the 4-7 favourite in the EBF/TBA Mares' Novices' Chase.
Blaeberry consistently runs with credit and looks the solution to the feature event at Newton Abbot (4.
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.