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bearwood

(ˈbɛəˌwʊd)
n
(Plants) another name for cascara2
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Noun1.bearwood - shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United Statesbearwood - shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United States; yields cascara sagrada
buckthorn - a shrub or shrubby tree of the genus Rhamnus; fruits are source of yellow dyes or pigments
cascara, cascara sagrada, chittam bark, chittem bark - dried bark of the cascara buckthorn used as a laxative
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Part of Poplar Road in Bearwood was sealed off after the tragedy happened at around 5pm on Monday.
For many decades now there has been one certainty in the Birmingham musical diary: on Thursday there will be jazz in Bearwood.
The Commission rejected allegations that Bearwood Corporate Services - which is controlled by Ashcroft - was not carrying on business in the UK and was therefore ineligible to donate money to political parties.
It has so far spent 18 months probing Bearwood Corporate Services, the firm Ashcroft used to funnel millions into Tory coffers.
The peer has given the party over pounds 5million since 2003 through a firm called Bearwood Corporate Services.
The Electoral Commission confirmed reports in Sunday newspapers that it was mounting a formal investigation into the donations made by Bearwood Corporate Services.
The Electoral Commission confirmed reports in the Sunday Mirror and Sunday Telegraph that it was mounting a formal investigation into the donations made by Bearwood Corporate Services.
Lord Ashcroft, the party's deputy chairman, has paid millions to the party through Bearwood, a UK-registered company.
The unnamed officer was taking part in an anti-burglary operation in Poplar Avenue, in Bearwood, Birmingham, at around 3.
A NEW festival in Bearwood will promote community-led music and arts as it encourages local people to celebrate their past, present and future.
It happened in Hagley Road West, Bearwood, shortly after 8pm.