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boxberry

(ˈbɒksbərɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. (Plants) the fruit of the partridgeberry or wintergreen
2. (Plants) another name for partridgeberry, wintergreen1
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Noun1.boxberry - creeping woody plant of eastern North America with shiny evergreen leaves and scarlet berriesboxberry - creeping woody plant of eastern North America with shiny evergreen leaves and scarlet berries
genus Mitchella, Mitchella - creeping evergreen herbs of North America
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
2.boxberry - spicy red berrylike fruit; source of wintergreen oil
berry - any of numerous small and pulpy edible fruits; used as desserts or in making jams and jellies and preserves
checkerberry, creeping wintergreen, Gaultheria procumbens, mountain tea, teaberry, wintergreen, groundberry, ground-berry - creeping shrub of eastern North America having white bell-shaped flowers followed by spicy red berrylike fruit and shiny aromatic leaves that yield wintergreen oil
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Within last year Boxberry showed 1.5 times increase of parcel office network, 86% more imported items and launched the international returns service.
MUSSELBURGH: 6.55 Urgent Reply, 7.25 Boxberry, 8.55 Magic Of You, 9.25 Agiotage.
Moscow, Russia, January 15, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Since September 2016, the network of Boxberry parcel offices has gone up one-and-a-half times, from 1000 to 1500 pickup and drop-off points.