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Definition of Briers

Brier
Brier 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. rotundifolia, etc.) Sweet brier (Rosa rubiginosa). See Sweetbrier. Yellow brier, the Rosa Eglantina.

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- 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 first...
- Briers may refer to: Lee Briers (born 1978), Welsh rugby league player Lucy Briers (born 1967), English actress Mark Briers (born 1968), former English...
- Briers is the daughter of the actor Richard Briers and actress Ann Davies. She wanted to be an actress from an early age.[citation needed] Briers attended...
- Greenbrier (disambiguation) Briers (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles ****ociated with the title Brier. If an internal link led you...
- actor Richard Briers until his death in February 2013, and the mother of actress Lucy Briers and Katie Briers. She also acted with Briers in the films...
- Briers announced his international retirement. Briers pla**** in the 2010 Challenge Cup Final victory over the Leeds Rhinos at Wembley Stadium. Briers...
- Mark Paul Briers (born 21 April 1968) is a former English cricketer. He was born in Loughborough in Leicestershire. Briers represented Bedfordshire in...
- 2012). "Penelope Wilton on working with Richard Briers". The Daily Telegraph. BFI Screenonline: Richard Briers. Accessed 21 November 2012 Graham Rinaldi. "Ever...
- Brier team of the era, the "Ferbey four" did not boycott the Brier, and won four of five Briers during the era, while other top teams such as Kevin Martin's...
- The Brier Score is a strictly proper score function or strictly proper scoring rule that measures the accuracy of probabilistic predictions. For uni dimensional...
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