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2 entries found for briar.
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Main Entry: 1bri·ar
Variant(s): or bri·er /primarystressbrimacr(-schwa)r/
Function: noun
Etymology: Old English bremacronr "thorny plant"
: a plant (as a blackberry or rose) with a thorny or prickly usually woody stem; also : a mass or twig of these
- briary adjective

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