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the berries

The most excellent or outstanding. Wow, this cake is the berries! You're really a great baker.
See also: berry

berries

1. and the berries n. the best; the finest. (Always with the. A noun with the force of an adjective.) Man, this stuff is the berries!
2. n. wine. (see also grape(s).) Lemme stop at the liquor store for some berries.
See also: berry
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By tracing water movement in the xylem with a xylem-mobile dye, it was found that ripening berries remain hydraulically connected to the mother vine.
Rosehips last through winter Berries, or hips, area must for anyone who wants colour in their garden in the coldest months.
Berries in Pokemon X and Y are invaluable not just for farming but also in a variety of uses in the game.
The health benefits associated with eating berries, from strawberries and blackberries to raspberries and more, have been making headlines for several years now.
Garden-variety berries provide about the same cancer-fighting punch as more exotic ones, a study of rats with esophageal cancer shows.
Ever since it was discovered that berries have very high total antioxidant capacity, the public has had a veritable love fest for berries, making them its favorite fruit.
The anticancer potential of berries has been related, at least in part, to a multitude of bioactive phytochemicals that these colorful fruits contain, including polyphenols (flavonoids, proanthocyanidins, ellagitannins, gallotannins, phenolic acids), stilbenoids, lignans, and triterpenoids.
Scientists have known for years that berries contain many important nutrients such as vitamin C, fiber, and antioxidants.
The published health benefits, coupled with the many regular uses of berries in desserts, snacks, salads and entree dishes, help explain why berries contributed 14.
There are two primary types of Lycium Goji berries that are used medicinally.
And a cup of berries has only 40 to 80 calories--not much for such exquisite, intense flavor.
Today evergreen leaves and red berries are synonymous with Christmas in the United States.
The berries are waiting for you this month around Watsonville
Jake and his mom each choose a row of berries and begin picking.