[el-der-ber-ee, -buh-ree] /ˈɛl dərˌbɛr i, -bə ri/
noun, plural elderberries.
the berrylike fruit of the , used in making wine and jelly.
noun (pl) -ries
the berry-like fruit of the elder, used for making wines, jellies, etc
another name for elder1 (sense 1)
- Elder brethren
plural noun 1. the senior members of the governing body of Trinity House
[el-der-kair] /ˈɛl dərˌkɛər/ noun 1. the care of elderly people, especially in the home. eldercare eld·er·care (ěl’dər-kâr’) n. Social and medical programs and facilities intended for the care and maintenance of the aged.
- Elder days
The heroic age of hackerdom (roughly, pre-1980); the era of the PDP-10, TECO, ITS and the ARPANET. This term has been rather consciously adopted from J. R. R. Tolkien’s fantasy epic “The Lord of the Rings”. Compare Iron Age. See also elvish and Great Worm. [Jargon File]
noun 1. See under . [ed-uh] /ˈɛd ə/ noun 1. either of two old Icelandic literary works, one a collection of poems on mythical and religious subjects (or) erroneously attributed to Saemund Sigfusson (c1055–1133), the other a collection of ancient Scandinavian myths and legends, rules and theories of versification, poems, etc. (or) compiled and written […]