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  • noun Plural form of boxberry.


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  • In the other hand, he held out to me a basket of large, selected boxberries.

    Cape Cod Folks

  • I bore with me my bouquet, my basket of boxberries, some small cedar trees for transplanting, and half of the largest clam-shell the shores of Cape Cod had ever produced; this last a parting gift from

    Cape Cod Folks

  • The children gathered the summer berries in season, and the autumn's plentiful and spicy store of boxberries, checkerberries, teaberries or gingerbread berries with

    Customs and Fashions in Old New England

  • On the grassy bank, with the water running at her feet, she sat down and prepared for dinner; which consisted of bread and cheese, and boxberries.


  • "'O, he don't bring me nigh boxberries enough,' says Elinor, laughing.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 108, October, 1866


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