an alloy of from 77 to 86 percent copper with the balance zinc; Mannheim gold.
noun 1. the European robin, Erithacus rubecula. 2. the North American robin, Turdus migratorius. 3. any of various other birds, as a dowitcher or knot. 4. a freshwater sunfish, Lepomis auritus, of the eastern U.S. noun 1. any of various birds having a red breast, esp the Old World robin See robin (sense 1)
adjective, British Informal. (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. of, relating to, or associated with a redbrick university. noun 1. (modifier) denoting, relating to, or characteristic of a provincial British university of relatively recent foundation, esp as distinguished from Oxford and Cambridge
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noun, (sometimes initial capital letters) British Informal. 1. any new or little-known university, especially one built since World War II to educate students in industrial regions, emphasizing technical subjects rather than the classics, and often partially supported by government funds. 2. any university lacking the prestige of Oxford and Cambridge.