[pahr-trij-ber-ee] /ˈpɑr trɪdʒˌbɛr i/
noun, plural partridgeberries.
a North American trailing plant, Mitchella repens, of the madder family, having roundish evergreen leaves, fragrant white flowers, and scarlet .
noun (pl) -ries
Also called boxberry, twinberry. a creeping woody rubiaceous plant, Mitchella repens, of E North America with small white fragrant flowers and scarlet berries
the berry of the wintergreen
another name for wintergreen (sense 1)
noun 1. a North American plant, Cassia fasciculata, of the legume family, having yellow flowers and feathery compound leaves that fold shut when touched.
[pahrt] /pɑrt/ noun 1. a portion or division of a whole that is separate or distinct; piece, fragment, fraction, or section; constituent: the rear part of the house; to glue the two parts together. 2. an essential or integral attribute or quality: a sense of humor is part of a healthy personality. 3. a section […]
noun 1. the rotted condition of the wood of certain trees, especially oaks, caused by a parasitic fungus, Xylobolus frustulatus. noun 1. the dark striped wood of the tropical American leguminous tree, Andira inermis, used for cabinetwork
[pahrt-skawr, -skohr] /ˈpɑrtˈskɔr, -ˈskoʊr/ noun, Bridge. 1. a contract to make less than the number of tricks required for game: to bid a part-score of three diamonds. 2. the number of points gained by making such a contract: a part-score of 60 points.