Definition of tayberry in English:

tayberry

Line breaks: tay|berry
Pronunciation: /ˈteɪb(ə)ri
 
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noun (plural tayberries)

  • A dark red soft fruit produced by crossing a blackberry and a raspberry.
    More example sentences
    • You could also add raspberries, loganberries, blueberries, tayberries and blackberries.
    • Add the lemon juice and pour through a sieve into six tall, elegant glasses with five or six tayberries, raspberries, brambles or strawberries in each.
    • Uncooked tayberries are great in fruit salads and tarts.

Origin

named after the River Tay in Scotland, near where it was introduced in 1977.

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