Full of sharp points or prickles; armed or covered with prickles; as, a prickly shrub.

<botany> Prickly ash, any one of several species of South American burrowing rodents belonging to Ctenomys and allied genera. The hair is usually intermingled with sharp spines.

(05 Mar 1998)

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