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lo·gan·ber·ry

 (lō′gən-bĕr′ē)
n.
1. A trailing, prickly plant (Rubus ursinus var. loganobaccus) developed in California possibly as a hybrid between a blackberry and a raspberry, cultivated for its edible fruit.
2. The tart red fruit of this plant.

[After James Harvey Logan (1841-1928), American jurist and horticulturist.]
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loganberry

(ˈləʊɡənbərɪ; -brɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. (Plants) a trailing prickly hybrid rosaceous plant, Rubus loganobaccus, cultivated for its edible fruit: probably a hybrid between an American blackberry and a raspberry
2. (Plants)
a. the purplish-red acid fruit of this plant
b. (as modifier): loganberry pie.
[C19: named after James H. Logan (1841–1928), American judge and horticulturist who first grew it (1881)]
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lo•gan•ber•ry

(ˈloʊ gənˌbɛr i)

n., pl. -ries.
1. a dark red, tart, elongated berry of a hybrid blackberry bush, Rubus loganobaccus, of the rose family.
2. the plant itself.
[1890–95, Amer.; after James H. Logan (1841–1928), U.S. horticulturist who first bred it; see berry]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.loganberry - red-fruited bramble native from Oregon to Baja Californialoganberry - red-fruited bramble native from Oregon to Baja California
loganberry - large red variety of the dewberry
Rubus ursinus, western blackberry, western dewberry - American blackberry with oblong black fruit
2.loganberry - large red variety of the dewberry
berry - any of numerous small and pulpy edible fruits; used as desserts or in making jams and jellies and preserves
loganberry, Rubus loganobaccus, Rubus ursinus loganobaccus - red-fruited bramble native from Oregon to Baja California
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Translations

loganberry

[ˈləʊgənbərɪ] N (= fruit) → frambuesa f norteamericana; (= bush) → frambueso m norteamericano
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loganberry

n (= fruit)Loganbeere f; (= bush)Loganbeerbusch m
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loganberry

[ˈləʊgənbərɪ] nmora
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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For over 30 years, since my visits in the early 1980s to my dear friends in Cottage Grove, I've loved Oregon and practically everything about the state, especially loganberries, the Ducks and the illegality of self-serve gas stations.
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