Definition of cranberry bush in English:

cranberry bush

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chiefly North American
  • A shrub of the honeysuckle family, with round clusters of white flowers followed by red berries.
    • Genus Viburnum, family Caprifoliaceae: the American cranberry bush (V. trilobum), with edible berries, and the guelder rose or European cranberry bush
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    • But to come across a fully laden cranberry bush in a clearing in a wood is a fabulous thing.
    • But Matulli sat back among the cranberry bushes in the wet moss and pulled Halla down beside her.
    • Most references still refer to the American cranberry bush by its old Latin name, V. trilobum.

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