Definitions for hackberryˈhækˌbɛr i, -bə ri

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. hackberry, nettle tree(noun)

    any of various trees of the genus Celtis having inconspicuous flowers and small berrylike fruits

  2. sugarberry, hackberry(noun)

    small edible dark purple to black berry with large pits; southern United States

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  1. hackberry(Noun)

    Any of several small shrubs or trees of the genus Celtis, having small fruit.

  2. hackberry(Noun)

    The purple-black fruit of such plants.

  3. hackberry(Noun)

    The soft wood of such plants.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Hackberry(noun)

    a genus of trees (Celtis) related to the elm, but bearing drupes with scanty, but often edible, pulp. C. occidentalis is common in the Eastern United States

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