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Definition of Briar
BriarBriar Bri"ar, n.
Same as Brier. BriarBrier Bri"er, Briar Bri"ar, n. [OE. brere, brer, AS.
br[=e]r, br[ae]r; cf. Ir. briar prickle, thorn, brier, pin,
Gael. preas bush, brier, W. prys, prysg.]
1. A plant with a slender woody stem bearing stout prickles;
especially, species of Rosa, Rubus, and Smilax.
2. Fig.: Anything sharp or unpleasant to the feelings.
The thorns and briers of reproof. --Cowper.
Brier root, the root of the southern Smilax laurifolia
and S. Walteri; -- used for tobacco pipes.
Cat brier, Green brier, several species of Smilax (S.
Sweet brier (Rosa rubiginosa). See Sweetbrier.
Yellow brier, the Rosa Eglantina.
Meaning of Briar from wikipedia
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- Sweet Briar College
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Rose may refer
to: "Little Briar
Rose", also called
"Sleeping Beauty", a folk tale originally recorded
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- Briar Patch
or Brier Patch
to: The common
name for a thicket formed
by any of a number
of unrelated thorny plants
Br'er Rabbit's patch
- is formed
is a common
name for any of a number
of unrelated thorny
plants, it may be called
- "Sleeping Beauty" (French: La Belle
au bois dormant), or "Little Briar
Rose" (German: Dornröschen), also titled
as "The Sleeping Beauty
- Briar Cliff University
is a private, Franciscan liberal
City, Iowa. In March
- independently predated
the African American
story. In a Cherokee
patch, "the fox and the wolf throw
the trickster rabbit
into a thicket
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