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See cranberry bush.
[From the height of the shrub and its upright growth habit in comparison to the cranberry Vaccinium macrocarpum and similar species.]
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a viburnum shrub, Viburnumtrilobum, with broad clusters of white flowers and edible scarlet berries. Also called cranberry bush .
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|Noun||1.||highbush cranberry - deciduous North American shrub or small tree having three-lobed leaves and red berries|
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