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Related to twinberry: Twinberry honeysuckle
1. A shrubby honeysuckle (Lonicera involucrata) chiefly of western North America, having paired tubular yellow flowers and shiny purple-black berries.
2. See partridgeberry.
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n, pl -ries
(Plants) another name for partridgeberry1
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twin•ber•ry(ˈtwɪnˌbɛr i, -bə ri)
n., pl. -ries.
2. a North American honeysuckle shrub, Lonicera involucrata, having involucrate flowers.
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|Noun||1.||twinberry - 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 berries|
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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