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prickly

many sharp spines protrude.

prickly black rolypoly
sclerolaenamuricata.
prickly jack
prickly lettuce
prickly paddymelon
cucumismyriocarpus.
prickly pear
opuntia spp.
prickly poppy
prickly roly-poly
sclerolaenamuricata.
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Late October is a great time to go on the hunt as the chestnuts are at their ripest, but make sure you take thick gloves - the shells are pricklier than conkers and will puncture even the toughest of hands.
You might find yourself being a bit pricklier this week, but that is unlikely to show today.
Yet you can find yourself in a pricklier mood than usual, and may prefer to find space for yourself.
DILEMMA: You shave one day and it seems like your legs are pricklier than a cactus the next.
It's taglined 'every rose has its thorns', which means even a chastity group member like high school student Dawn (Jess Weixler, pictured) might be pricklier than she looks.
Sadly, discussions of the pricklier issues of law, terrorism, and security rarely follow a cool, pragmatic approach.
Susan Hempel has reduced a complex story to an account of admirable lucidity, and has contrived to negotiate the pricklier scientific thickets with maintained readability.
Residents who live along Mulholland Drive are pricklier than thistles about their median mess.
Keane, in his twilight years as a player, has become pricklier than a carpet full of pine needles, but because of a series of injuries in recent seasons he seems to be bristling off the pitch rather than on it.
With only a few days left on Kerr's current deal, and the man himself becoming pricklier by the day, the absence of Roy Keane, Andy Reid and Clinton Morrison was almost forgotten.