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Definition of Brier
BrierBrier 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 Brier from wikipedia
(thicket) (also spelt brier
name for a number
of unrelated thorny plants
that form thickets. Brier
is a surname. Notable people
with the surname
include: Bob Brier
(born 1943), American Egyptologist Kathy Brier
(born 1975), American actor
- The Brier Score
is a proper score function
predictions. For uni dimensional
predictions, it is strictly
- The Tim Hortons Brier
, or simply
(and more commonly) the Brier
(French: Le Brier
), is the annual Canadian
- Robert Brier
(/ˈbraɪ.ər/; born December
13, 1943) is an American Egyptologist specializing
in paleopathology. A Senior Research Fellow
at Long Island...
- David Briers
, CBE (14 January
1934 – 17 February
2013) was an English
actor. His fifty-year career
encomp****ed television, stage, film and radio. Briers
- The 2021 Tim Hortons Brier
, Canada's national
championship, will be held from March
5 to 14 at the Markin McPhail Centre
- Brier Island
is an island
in the Bay of Fundy
County, Nova Scotia. The island
is the westernmost
part of Nova Scotia
and the southern
Hill is a neighborhood
in Youngstown, Ohio, that was once viewed
as the city's "Little Italy" district. The neighborhood, which
was the site of...
- Kathy Brier
10, 1975) is an American actress
and singer, known
for her work on ABC soap opera
One Life to Live and the Broadway
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