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Definitions for blueberry
ˈbluˌbɛr i, -bə riblue·ber·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blueberry, blueberry bushnoun

    any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberries

  2. blueberrynoun

    sweet edible dark-blue berries of either low-growing or high-growing blueberry plants


  1. blueberrynoun

    An edible round berry belonging to the cowberry family. (A botanically false berry.) It has flared "crowns" at the end that turn blue on ripening.

  2. blueberrynoun

    The shrub of the above-mentioned berry.

  3. blueberryadjective

    Of a dark blue colour.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blueberrynoun

    the berry of several species of Vaccinium, an ericaceous genus, differing from the American huckleberries in containing numerous minute seeds instead of ten nutlets. The commonest species are V. Pennsylvanicum and V. vacillans. V. corymbosum is the tall blueberry


  1. Blueberry

    Blueberries are perennial flowering plants with indigo-colored berries in the section Cyanococcus within the genus Vaccinium. Species in the section Cyanococcus are the most common fruits sold as "blueberries" and are native to North America. They are usually erect, but sometimes prostrate shrubs varying in size from 10 centimeters to 4 meters tall. In commercial blueberry production, smaller species are known as "lowbush blueberries", and the larger species are known as "highbush blueberries". The leaves can be either deciduous or evergreen, ovate to lanceolate, and 1–8 cm long and 0.5–3.5 cm broad. The flowers are bell-shaped, white, pale pink or red, sometimes tinged greenish. The fruit is a berry 5–16 millimeters in diameter with a flared crown at the end; they are pale greenish at first, then reddish-purple, and finally dark blue when ripe. They are covered in a protective coating of powdery epicuticular wax, colloquially knows as the "bloom". They have a sweet taste when mature, with variable acidity. Blueberry bushes typically bear fruit in the middle of the growing season: fruiting times are affected by local conditions such as altitude and latitude, so the height of the crop can vary from May to August depending upon these conditions.

Rap Dictionary

  1. blueberrynoun

    A type of weed that you smoke called blueberry yum yum - so named because it tastes just like blueberries. "Get your lighter blow that sticky, let's get high, let's get high. got that blueberry yum yum 'n it's dat fire" -- Ludacris (Blueberry Yum Yum)

Editors Contribution

  1. blueberry

    A type of cultivar, bush, shrub and plant created and cultivated in a variety of species and produces fruit.

    Canadian exports of blueberries in 2007 were C$756 million, the largest fruit crop produced nationally, occupying more than half of all Canadian fruit acreage.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 1, 2016  
  2. blueberry

    A type of fruit.

    Blueberries are grown all over the world and are a popular snack food for many, made into drinks, used to make jam and conserve etc.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 1, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blueberry in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blueberry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of blueberry in a Sentence

  1. Richard Isaacson:

    You can't just eat a magic blueberry or follow a certain diet and think that your likelihood of Alzheimer's is going to go away, people take different roads to Alzheimer's disease and dementia.

  2. Noah Michelson:

    Earlier today, I overheard a young woman holding the most beautiful blueberry muffin I've ever seen singing,' ooh ooh blueberry muffin ! I'm gon na eat you, blueberry muffin !' at a different point in my life, I would have mocked New York-based but now I feel like we'd be really good friends.

  3. Jeb Bush:

    That concept's been challenged tonight after I've had my blueberry pie, if I had had vanilla ice cream on top of it, I probably would have never gone back.

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