The definition of a bur is the rough case on a plant that holds seeds or fruit by hooks or teeth.
A thorny evergreen shrub (Ulex europaeus), with yellow flowers, very common upon the plains and hills of Great Britain and Ireland.
The definition of a nettle is a tall weed that has pointy hairs on the leaves and stems.
Any of several spiny evergreen shrubs of the genus Ulex of the pea family, especially U. europaeus, native to Europe and naturalized elsewhere, having fragrant yellow flowers and black pods.
A perennial nettle (Urtica dioica) native to Eurasia and widely distributed in North America. It is sometimes used medicinally, and the young leaves are edible.
A woody plant that is smaller than a tree, usually having several stems rather than a single trunk; a bush.
Any of a genus (Salvia) of plants of the mint family, having a two-lipped corolla and two stamens: sages are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet sage (S. splendens) with brilliant red flowers, or for flavoring, as the garden sage (S. officinalis) with aromatic leaves used, when dried, for seasoning meats, cheeses, etc.
The small, juicy, edible, aggregate fruit of various brambles (genus Rubus) of the rose family, consisting of a cluster of red, purple, or black drupelets
Any of various other prickly plants, such as Russian thistle.
Any of various plants (genus Galium) of the madder family, esp. a weedy species (G. aparine), with stalkless leaves arranged in whorls, clusters of small, white or yellow flowers, and square stems
A thicket of bushes, usually thorn bushes; especially, such a thicket planted as a fence between any two portions of land; and also any sort of shrubbery, as evergreens, planted in a line or as a fence; particularly, such a thicket planted round a field to fence it, or in rows to separate the parts of a garden.
A rough edge or area remaining on material, such as metal, after it has been cast, cut, or drilled.
An evergreen shrub or tree (Erica arborea) of the heath family, native to S Europe, with needlelike leaves and white flowers
A prickly sensation; stinging or tingling
A bush or vine bearing this fruit
(Baseball) Amateurish behavior, short for "bush league behavior"
The surface or part of something that is uneven or coarse:
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