Definitions for crowberryˈkroʊˌbɛr i, -bə ri
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
crow•ber•ryˈkroʊˌbɛr i, -bə ri(n.)(pl.)-ries.
a low evergreen shrub, Empetrum nigrum, of the crowberry family, bearing an edible black berry.
the berry itself.
Origin of crowberry:
a low evergreen shrub with small purple flowers and black berrylike fruit
Empetrum; a small genus of dwarf evergreen shrubs that bear edible fruit.
Empetrum nigrum; a species of crowberry
A fruit of such plant.
a heathlike plant of the genus Empetrum, and its fruit, a black, scarcely edible berry; -- also called crakeberry