hackberry

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Etymology[edit]

hack +‎ berry

Noun[edit]

hackberry (countable and uncountable, plural hackberries)

  1. Any of several small shrubs or trees of the genus Celtis, having small fruit.
  2. The purple-black fruit of such plants.
  3. (uncountable) The soft wood of such plants.

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