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Related to raspberry: Raspberry Pi, Raspberry pie
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


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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Something about coconut always leads me think of happy tropical places and the zingy fresh raspberry is the perfect partner to bring a sharp burst of flavour that adds to the lightness of this cake.
Premier Farnell has been working with the Raspberry Pi Foundation since the launch of Raspberry Pi 1 Model B in 2012 and has a global agreement for the manufacture, distribution and exclusive customisation of the Raspberry Pi.
Cypress Semiconductor Corp (Nasdaq:CY), a provider of wireless connectivity solutions for the Internet of Things, announced on Tuesday that its Wi-Fi and Bluetooth combo solution has been selected by Raspberry Pi to deliver wireless connectivity for the new Raspberry Pi Zero W board for IoT applications.
While most computers come with massive towers-and price tags-the Raspberry Pi is entirely the opposite.
Dot a few pieces of fresh chopped raspberry over the surface.
Scottish raspberries have always been popular throughout the UK and in the late 50s, raspberries were taken from Scotland to Covent Garden on a steam train known as the Raspberry Special.
2 BRITISH raspberry production is on the increase too - levels have almost doubled in the last eight years, and a whopping 8,000 tonnes of the tasty fruit were grown in the last year alone.
3 Raspberry plants can bear fruit for up to a decade.
Raspberry Pi is the name of the firm behind the computer which is produced at Sony's UK Technology Centre in Bridgend.
The local population in these areas is reportedly hoping that raspberry production will become a principle means of subsistence in the region which will bring back their relatives who are working abroad.
VANILLA CHEESECAKE Serves 8 INGREDIENTS 200g digestive biscuits 100g unsalted butter 1tbsp caster sugar 600g full-fat cream cheese 2 medium eggs 125g caster sugar 1tsp vanilla extract 300ml soured cream 3tbsp seedless raspberry jam 250g mix of raspberries and strawberries (halved) METHOD Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4.
Collins, Co, has announced the release of Raspberry Provincial, a seasonal Sour Ale.