Definition of coralberry in English:

coralberry

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noun (plural coralberries)

  • An evergreen North American shrub of the honeysuckle family, which has fragrant white flowers followed by deep red berries.
    • Symphoricarpos orbiculatus, family Caprifoliaceae
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    • In the northeastern foothills, on relatively dry slopes, bur oak dominates above an understory of hop hornbeam, smooth sumac, coralberry, and poison ivy.
    • I sat down on the step, and I could see them, cleverly hidden among the shadows and the coralberry.
    • At first glance, you might think the ghostly white snowberries and the coralberries have nothing in common.

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