foxberry vs lingonberry what difference

what is difference between foxberry and lingonberry

English

Etymology

fox +‎ berry

Noun

foxberry (plural foxberries)

  1. The plant cowberry or lingonberry, Vaccinium vitis-idaea.
  2. The berry of this plant.

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English

Etymology

From Swedish lingon (cowberry, lingonberry) +‎ berry.

Noun

lingonberry (plural lingonberries)

  1. A berry-bearing shrub, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, native to the cool temperate areas of the Northern Hemisphere.
    Synonyms: lowbush cranberry, mountain bilberry, cowberry, foxberry, partridgeberry, red whortleberry, csejka berry
  2. The berry of this shrub.
    Synonyms: cowberry, foxberry, partridgeberry
    Coordinate terms: blueberry, cranberry

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Further reading

  • vaccinium vitis-idaea on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Vaccinium vitis-idaea on Wikispecies.Wikispecies

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