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1. A shrubby honeysuckle (Lonicera involucrata) chiefly of western North America, having paired tubular yellow flowers and shiny purple-black berries.
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(ˈtwɪnbərɪ; -brɪ)
n, pl -ries
(Plants) another name for partridgeberry1
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(ˈtwɪnˌbɛr i, -bə ri)

n., pl. -ries.
2. a North American honeysuckle shrub, Lonicera involucrata, having involucrate flowers.
[1815–25, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.twinberry - shrubby honeysuckle with purple flowerstwinberry - shrubby honeysuckle with purple flowers; western North America
honeysuckle - shrub or vine of the genus Lonicera
2.twinberry - creeping woody plant of eastern North America with shiny evergreen leaves and scarlet berriestwinberry - 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
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