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Chinese medicine see Chinese wild raspberry
Herbal medicine Rubus idaeus, European red raspberry, red raspberry A shrub, the leaves of which contain fragarine and tannin; raspberry leaf infusions may be used to ease muscle spasms, diarrhoea, morning sickness, colds, or sore throat
Drug slang A regional term for a woman who trades sex acts for crack cocaine or for money to buy it
Nutrition A shrub, the fruit of which contains sugars, citric and malic acid, pectin, vitamins A, B, C, volatile oil
Vox populi A rude sound made with the tongue and lips to express derision or contempt

raspberry,

n Latin name:
Rubus idaeus; parts used: berries, leaves, roots; uses: antidiabetic, antimicrobial, diuretic, antiinflammatory, cough, kidney stones, urinary infections, morning sickness, eases labor; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, antidiabetic medications. Also called
bramble, bramble of Mount Ida, hindberry, or
red raspberry.
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Rasberry is also a driving force behind the long awaited reopening of the Laurel Mercantile Company, Laurel's first Airbnb vacation rental home, and the new HGTV television series airing in early 2017, "Home Town," which documents Laurels revitalization with hosts Erin and Ben Napier.
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Rasberry said May failed to understand the harsh feelings among the officials of the other systems engendered by attempting to corral the bulk of a limited amount of construction funding.
Overall, published research suggests a large proportion of DWI offenders exhibit signs of alcohol abuse and/or dependence (Caetano & Rasberry, 2000; McCord, 1984; Pristach, Nochajski, Wieczorek, Miller, Greene, 1991; Lapham et al.
In another section of the book, Schlesinger recruits African American Washington Post columnist William Rasberry to make this point, "It is a questionable assumption that black children with only the vaguest notions of their African ancestry can be inculcated with African culture more easily than the American culture to which they are daily exposed" (p.
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Like their first venture Caperberry, Fava, too, boasts of a strong wine list and we tried the White Wine Mojito and Rasberry Martini along with our appetisers.
Melbourne, Mar 7 (ANI): Sandra Bullock has landed the Worst Actress gong at the 30th Annual Golden Rasberry (Razzie) Awards in Los Angeles for her role in All About Steve.
Small Business Administration, 2009; Reierson, 1995; Whitmyer & Rasberry, 1994).
Willie has created a Loch Ness monster dessert to add a little humour to the night - a work of art made from a rasberry and Drambuie mousse topped with Dundee marmalade.