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  Definition of Groundberry
  1. creeping shrub of eastern North America having white bell-shaped flowers followed by spicy red berrylike fruit and shiny aromatic leaves that yield wintergreen oil
  2. small prostrate or ascending shrub having scarlet flowers and succulent fruit resembling cranberries; sometimes place in genus Styphelia
Similar Words: teaberry, wintergreen, checkerberry, mountain tea, ground-berry, creeping wintergreen, Gaultheria procumbens, native cranberry, cranberry heath, Astroloma humifusum, Styphelia humifusum

 

Member Meronyms: Gaultheria, genus Gaultheria, Astroloma, genus Astroloma

 

 
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