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Thorn

(thorn),
George W., 20th-century U.S. physician. See: Thorn test, Thorn syndrome.

thorn

(thōrn),
In anatomy, a thornlike or spinous structure.

thorn

a sharply pointed woody plant structure formed from a modified branch.
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We are extremely pleased to have Thorn Tree Creative join our partner program as a Reseller,” said Simon Clarkson, Director of Channel Sales for Bigcommerce.
Klein, On the Wiener number of thorn trees, stars, rings, and rods, Croat.
The Thorn Tree forum vanished from the Lonely Planet website, which is owned by the BBC.
The Thorn Tree Project is dedicated to helping the nomadic Samburu tribe educate their children.
If we recognize a tale in everything," and a tale lurking even behind a thorn tree, we will also, Ferguson avers, "recognize that there are tellers and tellings for everything" (126).
Before traveling, visit the less alarmist Thorn Tree travel forum at lonelyplanet.
The Masai hung up their belongings in one thorn tree by the fire, and we raided our own duffel bags and festooned another tree with trading stock.
On another occasion he was hit in the face by a thorn tree and the inch-long thorns had to be carefully picked out one by one.
Jones and I climbed into a woven blind nestled long the spreading branches of a camel thorn tree.
To expand my network, I started accounts with the aforementioned travel planning websites plus Tripit, Tripline, Foursquare and Lonely Planet's Thorn Tree.
What began as a " renegade alternative to Lonely Planet's ' Thorn Tree Message Board'" evolved over time into a comprehensive travel website with over 200,000 posts and over 9,900 members.
Special thanks to the care team at Wansbeck General Hospital, the neighbours of Thorn Tree Drive and the congregation of Choppington Parish.