VS.

Lingonberry vs. Cranberry

Published:
Views: 4,872

Main Difference

The main difference between Lingonberry and Cranberry is that the Lingonberry is a species of plant and Cranberry is a subgenus of plants.

ADVERTISEMENT
Wikipedia
ADVERTISEMENT
  • Lingonberry (noun)

    A berry-bearing shrub, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, native to the cool temperate areas of the Northern Hemisphere.

  • Lingonberry (noun)

    The berry of this shrub.

  • Cranberry (noun)

    A shrub belonging to the section ver=180708 of the genus Vaccinium.

  • Cranberry (noun)

    The edible red berry of that shrub.

  • Cranberry (adjective)

    Of the intense red colour of a cranberry.

Wiktionary
ADVERTISEMENT
Webster Dictionary
  • Lingonberry (noun)

    low evergreen shrub of high north temperate regions of Europe and Asia and America bearing red edible berries

  • Lingonberry (noun)

    tart red berries similar to American cranberries but smaller

  • Cranberry (noun)

    any of numerous shrubs of genus Vaccinium bearing cranberries

  • Cranberry (noun)

    very tart red berry used for sauce or juice

Princeton's WordNet

Lingonberry Illustrations

Cranberry Illustrations

Popular Comparisons

Latest Comparisons

Trending Comparisons