Definition of Bryony. Meaning of Bryony. Synonyms of Bryony

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Definition of Bryony

Bryony
Bryony Bry"o*ny (br[imac]"[-o]*n[y^]), n. [L. bryonia, Gr. brywni`a, fr. bry`ein to swell, esp. of plants.] (Bot.) The common name of several cucurbitaceous plants of the genus Bryonia. The root of B. alba (rough or white bryony) and of B. dioica is a strong, irritating cathartic. Black bryony, a plant (Tamus communis) so named from its dark glossy leaves and black root; black bindweed.

Meaning of Bryony from wikipedia

- Bryonia is a genus of flowering plants in the gourd family. Bryony /ˈbraɪ.əni/ is its best-known common name. They are native to western Eurasia and adjacent...
- Bryony Frost (born 13 April 1995) is an English jockey from Buckfastleigh, Devon. She is the first female jockey to win a Grade One race over obstacles...
- Bryony Hannah (born 1984) is a British actress, best known as Cynthia Miller in BBC One's Call the Midwife. The daughter of a teacher and a retired Royal...
- Bryony Naomi Gordon (born 5 July 1980) is an English journalist. Gordon is the daughter of Sunday Mirror gossip columnist Jane Gordon. She was educated...
- Bryony is a feminine given name which may refer to: Bryony Afferson (born 1983), British actress and musician Bryony Brind (1960–2015), British ballerina...
- Bryony Cleall (born 12 June 1992) is an English rugby union player. She pla**** for England in the 2021 Women's Six Nations Championship, scoring a try...
- flowering plant in the yam family Dioscoreaceae and is commonly known as black bryony, lady's-seal or black bindweed. It is a climbing herbaceous plant growing...
- Bryony Kate Frances Page (born 10 December 1990) is a British individual trampoline gymnast. She became the first British trampolinist to win an Olympic...
- Bryony Kimmings (born 30 March 1981) is a British live artist based in London and Cambridgeshire. She is an ****ociate artist of the Soho Theatre, and,...
- Bryony Afferson (born 9 March 1983) is an English actress and musician. As a musician, she came to public attention playing guitarist Charlie in Totally...
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