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Synonyms for briery

full of sharp needlelike protuberances

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Synonyms for briery

having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.

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Briery Fox led over the last here and got beat, so it's a very nice end of season race to win.
Briery and colleagues conducted a placebocontrolled, double-blind, randomized clinical trial of women with a singleton gestation complicated by PPROM.
Hennessy steadily bore into Lacdoudal and Briery Fox's advantage, heading the latter right on the post.
Turn left into the Tarmac drive to Briery Lands at a waymark post and continue straight ahead to pass the converted farm dwellings on the right.
Pumpkin has been May Bird's companion since she and her mother moved into the Briery Swamp area, but until her accidental fall into the magical swamp, May Bird had not been aware of Pumpkin.
Graham Lee allowed the 4-7 favourite stride on at the fourth fence and, jumping like an old hand, he was never seriously threatened - apart from briefly by a loose horse - to come home 12 lengths ahead of Briery Fox.
"We found that metformin appears to be an acceptable way to achieve glucose homeostasis in the A2 diabetes patient," Christian Briery, M.D., said at the annual meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
Briery aroma, ripe boysenberry-pie flavors, and a soft but meaty texture.
Three piers have been dedicated: Buggs Island Lake (1986), Lake Chesdin (1994), and Briery Creek Lake (1999).
These include aTeddy Bears Picnic with entertainment by MoreThan a Party; family bingo night; coffee morning with entertainment; car treasure hunt; a kids'treasure hunt followed by the annual BBQ kindly hosted by Briery Park Care Home; and a kids'disco.
Lambourn James Burn Briery Express 3.00 Huntingdon Commanding winner at Aintree in October.
| Mr G Walker, works to trees, 9 Briery Grove, Lower Hopton.
Rector First Book Prize for Poetry in 2008 and was published by Briery Creek Press that year.
A statement by the Independent Police Complaints Commission said: "They then saw the motorcycle collide with a Ford Ka being driven along Briery Hey Avenue.
Ebbw Vale's ambitious plans to renovate their 20-year-old clubhouse at Briery Hill, and build new dressing room facilities, received a grant of pounds 2,500 from RBS Rugby-Force - and some practical support from a team of celebrity DIY helpers.