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Meaning of STRAWBERRY

Pronunciation:  'str√Ęburee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a soft red birthmark
  2. [n]  sweet fleshy red fruit
  3. [n]  any of various low perennial herbs with many runners and bearing white flowers followed by edible fruits having many small achenes scattered on the surface of an enlarged red pulpy berry
 

STRAWBERRY is a 10 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: hemangioma simplex, strawberry mark
 
 See Also: beach strawberry, berry, birthmark, Chilean strawberry, cultivated strawberry, cultivated strawberry, Fragaria, Fragaria ananassa, Fragaria ananassa, Fragaria chiloensis, Fragaria vesca, Fragaria virginiana, garden strawberry, garden strawberry, genus Fragaria, herb, herbaceous plant, nevus, scarlet strawberry, Virginia strawberry, wild strawberry, wood strawberry

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Straw"ber*ry\, n. [AS. stre['a]wberige; stre['a]w
straw + berie berry; perhaps from the resemblance of the
runners of the plant to straws.] (Bot.)
A fragrant edible berry, of a delicious taste and commonly of
a red color, the fruit of a plant of the genus {Fragaria}, of
which there are many varieties. Also, the plant bearing the
fruit. The common American strawberry is {Fragaria
virginiana}; the European, {F. vesca}. There are also other
less common species.

{Strawberry bass}. (Zo["o]l.) See {Calico bass}, under
   {Calico}.

{Strawberry blite}. (Bot.) See under {Blite}.

{Strawberry borer} (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
   insects whose larv[ae] burrow in the crown or roots of the
   strawberry vine. Especially:
(a) The root borer ({Anarsia lineatella}), a very small dark
    gray moth whose larv[ae] burrow both in the larger roots
    and crown, often doing great damage.
(b) The crown borer ({Tyloderma fragari[ae]}), a small brown
    weevil whose larva burrows in the crown and kills the
    plant.

{Strawberry bush} (Bot.), an American shrub ({Euonymus
   Americanus}), a kind of spindle tree having crimson pods
   and the seeds covered with a scarlet aril.

{Strawberry crab} (Zo["o]l.), a small European spider crab
   ({Eurynome aspera}); -- so called because the back is
   covered with pink tubercles.

{Strawberry fish} (Zo["o]l.), the amadavat.

{Strawberry geranium} (Bot.), a kind of saxifrage ({Saxifraga
   sarmentosa}) having reniform leaves, and producing long
   runners like those of the strawberry.

{Strawberry leaf}.
(a) The leaf of the strawberry.
(b) The symbol of the rank or estate of a duke, because the
    ducal coronet is twined with strawberry leaves. ``The
    strawberry leaves on her chariot panels are engraved on
    her ladyship's heart.'' --Thackeray.

{Strawberry-leaf roller} (Zo["o]l.), any one of several
   species of moths whose larv[ae] roll up, and feed upon,
   the leaves of the strawberry vine; especially,
   {Phoxopteris fragari[ae]}, and {Eccopsis permundana}.

{Strawberry moth} (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
   moth whose larv[ae] feed on the strawberry vines; as:
(a) The smeared dagger ({Apatela oblinita}), whose large
    hairy larva is velvety black with two rows of bright
    yellow spots on each side.
(b) A geometrid ({Angerona crocataria}) which is yellow with
    dusky spots on the wings. Called also {currant moth}.

{Strawberry pear} (Bot.), the red ovoid fruit of a West
   Indian plant of the genus Cereus ({C. triangularia}). It
   has a sweetish flavor, and is slightly acid, pleasant, and
   cooling. Also, the plant bearing the fruit.

{Strawberry sawfly} (Zo["o]l.), a small black sawfly
   ({Emphytus maculatus}) whose larva eats the leaves of the
   strawberry vine.

{Strawberry tomato}. (Bot.) See {Alkekengi}.

{Strawberry tree}. (Bot.) See {Arbutus}.

{Strawberry vine} (Bot.), the plant which yields the
   strawberry.

{Strawberry worm} (Zo["o]l.), the larva of any moth which
   feeds on the strawberry vine.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing or eating strawberries in your dream means your sensual desires and temptation. Strawberries is often associated with feminine qualities and female sexuality. Alternatively, to see strawberries in your dream indicates that your ideas and goals are soon realized.
 

 

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