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WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: small shrub with grey-green leaves and yellow flowers followed by glaucous blue berries [syn: Oregon grape, Mahonia nervosa]
2: ornamental evergreen shrub of Pacific coast of North America having dark green pinnate leaves and racemes of yellow flowers followed by blue-black berries [syn: Oregon grape, Oregon holly grape, hollygrape, mountain grape, holly- leaves barberry, Mahonia aquifolium]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Oregon, state of the United States Date: circa 1857 an evergreen shrub (Mahonia aquifolium) of the barberry family that has yellow flowers, bears edible bluish-black berries, and is native to western North America

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Oregon grape Or"e*gon grape` ([o^]r"[-e]*g[o^]n gr[=a]p`). (Bot.) An evergreen species of barberry (Berberis Aquifolium), of Oregon and California; also, its roundish, blue-black berries.



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