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brin

(brɪn)
n
1. (Animals) one of two filaments of silk combined by the silkworm to form a strand of silk
2. one of the ribs of a fan
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Just after breakfast he said to me in so many words, Je crois que Veslovsky fait un petit brin de cour a Kitty.
Whether there was something exceptional in Levin's face, or that Vassenka was himself conscious that ce petit brin de cour he was making was out of place in this family, but he was somewhat (as much as a young man in society can be) disconcerted at Levin's entrance.
About Breakthrough Prize Founded in 2012 by Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki, Jack Ma and Cathy Zhang, Yuri Milner and Julia Milner, and Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, the Breakthrough Prize is an annual award honoring the outstanding achievements in life sciences, physics and mathematics.
As part of his effort to show Google has nothing to hide, Brin disclosed that one of the company's self-driving cars had been rear-ended at a traffic signal during the past week.
Asked if he had any regrets, Brin said: "I didn't start as early as I could have.
For all his gloom and doom prophecies, it appears Brin does have a spark of hope in humanity.
Together, Page and Brin still own about 16% of the firm, a stake worth an estimated PS30billion.
Ashkenazi Jews such as Brin, says Susan Bressman, chair of the department of neurology at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City and professor of neurology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, do not develop Parkinson's at a higher rate than any other group, but they are more likely to carry the LRRK2 mutation, the most common of the six or so mutations that cause increased incidence of the disease.
Google is still experimenting with various aspects of the glasses, including potentially providing directions on the screen and the ability to have the glasses speak out text messages, Brin said.
The special bangers are being developed by young farmer and trainee butcher Arran Davies, along with his butchery mentor Brin Kelly, at Abbey Farm, just outside Llangollen.
Describing what shoppers can expect to find, see, and learn, as well as buy at the Market, Brin said, "It's a bustle of activity
To maintain the power to drive Google's direction, Page and Brin initially accumulated virtually all of the company's class ''B'' shares, which have 10 votes for each ''A'' share.