briar

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Any of a number of unrelated thicket-forming thorny plants
A pipe made from the burl of the white heath tree
{n} a very prickly shrub
a very prickly woody vine of the eastern United States growing in tangled masses having tough round stems with shiny leathery leaves and small greenish flowers followed by clusters of inedible shiny black berries
Fig
{i} tobacco pipe made from the root of the white heath
a pipe made from the root (briarroot) of the tree heath
evergreen treelike Mediterranean shrub having fragrant white flowers in large terminal panicles and hard woody roots used to make tobacco pipes
A briar is a wild rose with long, prickly stems
Same as Brier
A plant with a slender woody stem bearing stout prickles; especially, species of Rosa, Rubus, and Smilax
Eurasian rose with prickly stems and fragrant leaves and bright pink flowers followed by scarlet hips
{i} thorny plant or bush, wild rose bush; branch from a thorny plant (also brier)
Anything sharp or unpleasant to the feelings
briar-patch
An intellectual or philosophical issue abounding with seemingly unresolvable problems; a theoretical quandary or impasse

I do not want to spend long in examining the arguments for this general deprecation of sense-perception or the intellectual motives for denying all credentials to sense-perception in order to enhance those of calculation, demonstration or religious faith. I want to get quickly to the much thornier briar-patch, the place, namely, where scientific accounts of perception seem to issue in the consequential doctrine that observers, including the physiologists and psychologists themselves, never perceive what they naïvely suppose themselves to perceive.

briar-patch
A dense thicket of thorny plants; ground made impassible by the impenetrable overgrowth of prickly vegetation.“briar patch” listed in Webster’s New Millennium™ Dictionary of English, Preview Edition (v. 0.9.7), Copyright © 2003–2009 Dictionary.com, LLC
brier
{n} a very prickly shrub
briars
plural of briar
brier
a thorny stem or twig
brier
A plant with a slender woody stem bearing stout prickles; especially, species of Rosa, Rubus, and Smilax
brier
{i} thorny plant or bush, wild rose bush; branch from a thorny plant (also brier)
brier
Anything sharp or unpleasant to the feelings
brier
tangled mass of prickly plants a thorny stem or twig
brier
A metaphor for any unpleasantry in general
brier
evergreen treelike Mediterranean shrub having fragrant white flowers in large terminal panicles and hard woody roots used to make tobacco pipes
brier
A thorny Mediterranean shrub
brier
Eurasian rose with prickly stems and fragrant leaves and bright pink flowers followed by scarlet hips
brier
tangled mass of prickly plants
brier
Fig
brier
a very prickly woody vine of the eastern United States growing in tangled masses having tough round stems with shiny leathery leaves and small greenish flowers followed by clusters of inedible shiny black berries
brier
A pipe made from the roots of that shrub
brier
a briar. also spelled briar term generally applied to any plant with a woody and thorny or prickly stem, such as those of the genera Rosa, Rubus, Smilax, and Erica. White, or tree, heath (E. arborea) is found in southern France and the Mediterranean region. Its roots and knotted stems are used for making briarwood tobacco pipes. Its leaves are needlelike and its flowers almost white
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