briary

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Adj.1.briary - having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.briary - having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.; "a horse with a short bristly mane"; "bristly shrubs"; "burred fruits"; "setaceous whiskers"
armed - (used of plants and animals) furnished with bristles and thorns

briery

also briary
adjective
Full of sharp needlelike protuberances: