from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Chilean evergreen shrub (Aristotelia chilensis) bearing edible purple berries.
- n. A Chilean wine made from the fruit of this plant.
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- n. A South American shrub (Aristotelia maqui).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A Chilian shrub (Aristotelia Maqui). Its bark furnishes strings for musical instruments, and a medicinal wine is made from its berries.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A Chilian evergreen or subevergreen shrub, Aristotelia Maqui, of the natural order Tiliaceœ.
- n. A tract of land on the shores of the Mediterranean, especially in Corsica, characterized by a silicious soil and occupied by a sclerophyllous vegetation more luxuriant and taller than that of the garrigues, but mainly bush, with a few trees, in France chiefly Pinus Pinaster and Quercus Suber. See garrigue.
American Spanish, of Araucanian origin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)