Definition of Whinberry. Meaning of Whinberry. Synonyms of Whinberry

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Definition of Whinberry

Whinberry
Whinberry Whin"ber*ry, n. (Bot.) The English bilberry; -- so called because it grows on moors among the whins, or furze. --Dr. Prior.

Meaning of Whinberry from wikipedia

- Bilberries (/ˈbɪlbəri/), or occasionally European blueberries, are a primarily Eurasian species of low-growing shrubs in the genus Vaccinium (family Ericaceae)...
- (Cornwall & Devon), hurtleberry, huckleberry, myrtleberry, wimberry, whinberry, winberry, blueberry, and fraughan. Chromosome count is 2n =24. Vaccinium...
- the Wayback Machine. c.f. the alternative English name for blueberry is whinberry or winberry. Henley, Jon. Bilberries: the true taste of northern England...
- deciduous mixed woodland with fern, heather and bilberry, known locally as whinberry, on the upland slopes. The wooded slopes have been designated a Site of...
- usually made with fruit such as apple, plum, damson, rhubarb, gooseberry or whinberry. Before the introduction of the oven Welsh puddings would be cooked on...
- undertaken. Wild fruit is also collected, including blackberry (mwyar), whinberry (llus), wild raspberry (afan) and wild cranberry, which can be found growing...