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Ber·ry

(ber'ē),
James, Canadian surgeon, 1860-1946. See: Berry ligaments.
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berry

a type of succulent, fleshy FRUIT produced by some plants, in which seeds are embedded in the pulp. The fruit is formed from the swollen tissue of the PERICARP. Examples of berries include tomato, grape, date, gooseberry, citrus fruits.
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* BERRY PICKING On this day in September, the birch and aspen are giving up their yellow and scarlet leaves without a fight.
The study of 1,500 five-to-11-year-olds found children are happy with simple pleasures like climbing trees and berry picking compared to traipsing around crowded attractions and queuing for hours for a ride.
Other simple pleasures such as feeding the ducks, berry picking and eating ice-cream also featured in the top ten, while more expensive activities such as trips to the zoo, theme park or other attractions featured much lower down the list and ranked number 20 and 21.
Susan Moore, a professor from Australia's Murdoch University, said, 'Really look at the small things as well as the big things, and try to have a very integrated product where you have not only bear watching, you might have berry picking, bird watching.
The Bulgarian citizens had been lured to Sweden with the promise of work during the berry picking season, but were then left to fend for themselves in the forests, local media informed.
The Banana Boat Sunscreen Natural Reflect Lotion 101 Days of Summer Play activity guide offers simple ideas for how families can do that together--including biking, berry picking, do-it-yourself crafts, backyard parties and more."
From here he offers self-guided canoeing trips at 20 euros per person, guided tours and the building of wooden dugout canoes, as well as berry picking, wildlife watching and a number of other nature activities.
Berry picking his rides Fran Berry returned from injury at Dundalk last Friday to win on both his rides and has a small but select book of four again tonight with the first being Akasaka.
The many acres of berries surrounding us can be seriously impacted in a mere day by bear that open berry picking season a day or two before we deem it open.
Summary: Dining on a treetop, berry picking at a Tasmanian farm, sampling Indian fare in Barcelona...
But, as University of Toronto political scientist Graham White writes, "Allowing flextime for [government] employees to go hunting, clam digging, or berry picking at opportune times, involving elders in policy development, and incorporating cultural ceremonies into bureaucratic activities ...
Later, young workers contributed to the family's well being by the extra chores and activities they were able to undertake, such as gardening, berry picking, collecting eggs, etc.