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any of several species of wax myrtle.
the fruit of any of these plants.
Historical Examples

The Harvester Gene Stratton Porter
Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades…, Sixth Edition, Volume I Arnold Cooley
Artificial Light M. Luckiesh
The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1 Various

noun (pl) -ries
another name for wax myrtle


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