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Bris
brisance
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Brisbane, Albert
brise-soleil
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bristlecone fir

brisling definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: small fatty European fish; usually smoked or canned like sardines [syn: sprat, brisling]
2: small herring processed like a sardine [syn: brisling, sprat, Clupea sprattus]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Norwegian brisling, from Low German bretling, from bret broad; akin to Old English br?d broad Date: circa 1868 sprat 1a

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a small herring or sprat. Etymology: Norw. & Da., = sprat



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