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wait-a-bit

[weyt-uh-bit] /ˈweɪt əˌbɪt/
noun
1.
any of various plants bearing thorns or prickly appendages, as the grapple plant or the greenbrier.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; translation of Afrikaans wag-'n-bietjie < Dutch wacht een beetje
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wait-a-bit

noun
1.
any of various plants having sharp hooked thorns or similar appendages, esp the greenbrier and the grapple plant
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