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Synonyms for pricky

full of sharp needlelike protuberances

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He showed in the Northern Ireland games - albeit as a pricky right winger - that he still has plenty to offer.
The pricky pear cactus may become a herbal superstar if Ran Kniskinsky, a professional health researcher, has anything to say about it: his Prickly Pear Cactus Medicine: Treatments For Diabetes, Cholesterol, And The Immune System points out this plant has long been a stable in diets and has been used as a remedy for many common ailments for a long time.
Pricky phlox (Leptodactylon californica) is a captivating annual with pink flowers and mildly prickly shoots.
The plants that are left--black cherry, beech, striped maple, pricky ash, and the tree of heaven or ailanthus--grow into species-poor forests.
Tyto podniky dnes ve svetovem srovnani obsazuji predni svetove pricky nejvetsich producentu konvencnich zbrani a jejich materske staty nejvetsich svetovych vyvozcu.
Pretty woman that she is, she should pack in the pouting and get down to pricky bird.