Definition of juneberry in English:

juneberry

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noun (plural juneberries)

  • 1A North American shrub of the rose family, some kinds of which are grown for their showy white flowers and bright autumn colours.
    • Genus Amelanchier, family Rosaceae: many species, including A. laevis, which has naturalized in England
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    • The saskatoon is also known as the juneberry, serviceberry or shadberry and grows on tall bushes in northwest Canada.
  • 1.1The edible berry of the juneberry plant.

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