acting as a broker
the business of a broker
Ainslee’s, Vol. 15, No. 6, July 1905 Various
The Major Ralph Connor
The Evolution of Modern Capitalism John Atkinson Hobson
a large Australian crane, Grus rubicunda, with silvery-gray plumage and a red patch on the head, noted for its elaborate courtship dance. Historical Examples Peeps At Many Lands: Australia Frank Fox noun a large grey Australian crane, Grus rubicunda, having a red-and-green head and a trumpeting call Also called Australian crane, native companion
an umbrella. Historical Examples Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, October 5th 1895 Various Stalky & Co. Rudyard Kipling noun (pl) -lies an informal Brit name for umbrella (sense 1) n.
variant of bromo- before a vowel.
an oily, colorless liquid, CBr 3 CHO, used in medicine chiefly as an anodyne and hypnotic. noun a yellowish oily synthetic liquid formerly used medicinally as a sedative and hypnotic; tribromoacetaldehyde. Formula: Br3CCHO