elderberry


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el·der·ber·ry

 (ĕl′dər-bĕr′ē)
n.
1. Any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Sambucus, having clusters of small white flowers and small red or purplish-black berrylike fruit. Also called elder2.
2. The fruit of certain of these plants, used to make wine or preserves.

elderberry

(ˈɛldəˌbɛrɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. (Plants) the berry-like fruit of the elder, used for making wines, jellies, etc
2. (Plants) another name for elder11

el•der•ber•ry

(ˈɛl dərˌbɛr i, -bə ri)

n., pl. -ries.
1. the berry of the elder, used in making wine and jelly.
[1400–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.elderberry - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asiaelderberry - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
elderberry bush, elder - any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
2.elderberry - berrylike fruit of an elder used for e.g. wines and jellies
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
American elder, black elderberry, Sambucus canadensis, sweet elder - common elder of central and eastern North America bearing purple-black berries; fruit used in wines and jellies
drupe, stone fruit - fleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed: e.g. almond; peach; plum; cherry; elderberry; olive; jujube
Translations
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elderberry

[ˈeldəˌberɪ]
A. Nbaya f del saúco
B. CPD elderberry wine Nvino m de saúco

elderberry

[ˈɛldərbɛri] n
(= berry) → baie f de sureau
(= tree) → sureau m

elderberry

nHolunderbeere f; elderberry wineHolunderwein m

elderberry

[ˈɛldəˌbɛrɪ] n (fruit) → bacca di sambuco; (tree) = elder
References in classic literature ?
One's delight in an elderberry bush overhanging the confused leafage of a hedgerow bank, as a more gladdening sight than the finest cistus or fuchsia spreading itself on the softest undulating turf, is an entirely unjustifiable preference to a nursery-gardener, or to any of those regulated minds who are free from the weakness of any attachment that does not rest on a demonstrable superiority of qualities.
An elderberry hobbled across the walk, and stood chatting with some young quinces, and they all had crutches.
Folk medicine has long revered the elderberry for its healthful properties.
The company that created a way to assure you of the quality of herbal supplements with their unique Advanced Botanical Fingerprint Technology[TM], has created the first Elderberry gummies with real nutrition.
Elderberry (Sambucus nigra) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Adoxaceae.
Fortunately, there is a rising star in elderberry that meets these criteria and plays well in the worlds of functional foods as well as dietary supplements.
They found the bears were in the hills, and almost all were near elderberry bushes.
COUNTRYSIDE: As a home winemaker, I really enjoyed the article in the January/February issue about elderberry wine.
The elderberry is a large shrub or small tree (often 8 to 30 feet tall, depending on variety) that produces small berries commonly used for jam, jelly, pies, and wine.
Elderberry supplementation reduces cold duration and symptoms in air-travellers: A randomised, double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial.
Each school partnered with a group of older people as part of their ongoing inter-generational work and North Huddersfield Trust School students met with members of the Fartown Methodist Elderberry Club, who also accompanied them on the trip.
Jeffrey Kessie, aged 21, of Elderberry Drive, Nuneaton, had been accused with four others of the murder of Khiry Ford.