to make of brass.
to cover or ornament with or as if with brass.
to make brasslike.
to unite (metal objects) at high temperatures by applying any of various nonferrous solders.
to decorate with, make like, or make of brass
to make like brass, as in hardness
(transitive) to make a joint between (two metal surfaces) by fusing a layer of brass or high-melting solder between them
the high-melting solder or alloy used in brazing
a metal receptacle for holding live coals or other fuel, as for heating a room. a simple cooking device consisting of a container of live coals covered by a grill or thin metal top upon which the food, usually meat, is placed. a person who makes articles of brass. Contemporary Examples The Queen of the […]
brazilwood. a republic in South America. 3,286,170 sq. mi. (8,511,180 sq. km). Capital: Brasília. Contemporary Examples The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, May 31, 2014 May 30, 2014 Christine Lagarde: Can a Woman Save the IMF? Tracy McNicoll May 31, 2011 World Cup Primer Joshua Robinson June 11, 2010 Do You Speak Klingon? Stephen Brown June […]
a warm current in the Atlantic Ocean flowing SE along the E coast of Brazil.
the three-sided, hard-shelled edible seed of the tree Bertholletia excelsa and related species, of South America. Historical Examples Our Young Folks–Vol. I, No. II, February 1865 Various noun a tropical South American tree, Bertholletia excelsa, producing large globular capsules, each containing several closely packed triangular nuts: family Lecythidaceae the nut of this tree, having an […]