noun Date: circa 1785 any of a genus (Smilax) of woody or herbaceous vines of the lily family; especially a prickly vine (S. rotundifolia) of the eastern United States with umbels of small greenish flowers

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  • Greenbrier — (spr. Grihubreir), Grafschaft im Staate Virginia (Nordamerika), 39 QM.; Producte: Mais, Weizen, Hafer; Mineralquelle White [568] Sulphur Spring; 1777 organisirt; 1850: 10,022 Ew., worunter 1317 Sklaven; Hauptort: Lewisburg. G. Mountain (spr. G.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • greenbrier — ☆ greenbrier [grēn′brī΄ər ] n. any of several climbing woody vines (genus Smilax) of the lily family, with prickly stems, oval leaves, and, usually, black berries …   English World dictionary

  • Greenbrier — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Greenbrier peut désigner : le Greenbrier, une rivière américaine le Calcaire de Greenbrier, une formation calcaire le Comté de Greenbrier, un comté… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Greenbrier — 1 Original name in latin Greenbrier Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 35.23397 latitude 92.38766 altitude 112 Population 4706 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Greenbrier Name in other language… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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