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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brill  \Brill\,  n.  [Cf.  Corn.  brilli  mackerel,  fr  brith 
  streaked,  speckled.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  fish  allied  to  the  turbot  ({Rhombus  levis}),  much  esteemed 
  in  England  for  food;  --  called  also  {bret},  {pearl},  {prill}. 
  See  {Bret}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  brill 
  n  :  European  food  fish  [syn:  {Scophthalmus  rhombus}] 




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