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goji berry Line breaks: goji berry
Pronunciation: /ˈɡəʊdʒi/

Definition of goji berry in English:

noun

1A bright red edible berry widely cultivated in China, supposed to contain high levels of certain vitamins.
2Either of two shrubs on which goji berries grow, Lycium barbarum and Lycium chinense. See also wolfberry.

Origin

From Chinese gŏuqĭ.

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