a common trout, Salmo trutta, of northern European streams.
a common brownish variety of the trout Salmo trutta that occurs in the rivers of N Europe and has been successfully introduced in North America Compare sea trout (sense 1)
brown versus board of education Brown versus Board of Education (Brown decision) Note: The Brown decision had an enormous effect on education throughout the country, not only in places where segregated schools were established by law, but also on school systems in which there was de facto segregation. The federal government, in the years that […]
shallow water, as opposed to deep (blue) water.
a city in central Texas. Historical Examples Hollow Tree Nights and Days Albert Bigelow Paine
brown, john Note: Robert E. Lee, soon to be commanding general of the main Confederate army, led the marines who captured Brown. Note: In death, Brown became a martyr for abolitionists. “John Brown’s Body,” a popular song in the North during the Civil War, had this refrain: “John Brown’s body lies a-mold’ring in the grave; […]