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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Braise  \Braise\,  Braize  \Braize\,  n.  [So  called  from  its 
  iridescent  colors.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  European  marine  fish  ({Pagrus  vulgaris})  allied  to  the 
  American  scup;  the  becker.  The  name  is  sometimes  applied  to 
  the  related  species.  [Also  written  {brazier}.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brasier  \Bra"sier\,  Brazier  \Bra"zier\,  n.  [OE.  brasiere,  F. 
  braise  live  coals.  See  {Brass}.] 
  An  artificer  who  works  in  brass.  --Franklin. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brasier  \Bra"sier\,  Brazier  \Bra"zier\,  n.  [F.  brasier, 
  brais['i]er,  fr  braise  live  coals.  See  {Brass}.] 
  A  pan  for  holding  burning  coals. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brazier  \Bra"zier\  (br[=a]"zh[~e]r),  n. 
  Same  as  {Brasier}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  brazier 
  n  :  large  metal  container  in  which  coal  or  charcoal  is  burned; 
  warms  people  who  must  stay  outside  for  long  times  [syn:  {brasier}] 




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