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Definition of briar noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    briar

     noun
    (also brier) noun
    NAmE//ˈbraɪər//
     
     
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  1. 1a wild bush with thorns, especially a wild rose bush
  2. 2a bush with a hard root that is used for making tobacco pipes; a tobacco pipe made from this root
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: briar