Definition of inkberry in English:

inkberry

Line breaks: ink|berry
Pronunciation: /ˈɪŋkbəri/

noun (plural inkberries)

A low-growing North American holly with black berries and nearly spineless leaves.
  • Ilex glabra, family Aquifoliaceae
More example sentences
  • Other species include trailing arbutus, bearberry, wintergreen, inkberry, sweet fern, flowering pixie moss, and cowwheat.
  • Some are evergreen, such as inkberry (I. glabra), and some are deciduous, such as winterberry (I. verticillata).
  • Minor building alterations brought forth mighty dagga plants; cannas migrated without provocation into any gap left by the lantana and inkberry.

Definition of inkberry in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal