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brock

 (brŏk)
n. Chiefly British
A badger.

[Middle English brok, from Old English broc, of Celtic origin.]

brock

(brɒk)
n
a Brit name, used esp as a form of address in stories, for badger1
[Old English broc, of Celtic origin; compare Welsh broch]

brock

(brɒk)

n.
a European badger.
[before 1000; Middle English brok, Old English broc badger < Celtic; compare Irish, Scottish Gaelic broc, Welsh broch]
Translations

brock

[brɒk] N (Brit) (liter) → tejón m
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In three core chapters on Holderlin, Novalis, and rococo poets such as Gleim, Uz, and Brockes, Trop not only devotes close attention to individual poems and poetic lines, but integrates systematic investigation of philosophical and poetological theories into the minutiae of close reading.
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This wasn't Heinrich von Kleist's first time with wandering; he had already been on a journey of almost equally impressive proportions (and of even greater importance, according to his own confessions): together with a friend, Brockes, leaving behind his fiancee, Wilhelmine von Zenge, he had travelled to Leipzig, Dresden and Wurzburg.
As Emma Brockes recently put it, "Woody Allen has been playing himself for so many years now that one wonders if his personality might, at some stage, actually run out" (9).
Although it occurs through external forces such as trauma or predation, it is virtually identical to regeneration (Sanchez Alvarado and Tsonis, 2006; Brockes and Kumar, 2008).
The Passion of Christ is an adaptation of Handel's 1716 Brockes Passion.
17, 2008 (Magazine), at 26; see also, Emma Brockes, He Told Us So, GUARDIAN (London), Jan.
Jeremy Brockes of University College London says that, like an orchestra playing different tunes, the key instruments are the same but they are being directed in different ways.
While Telegraph reviewer Claire Prentice said the cast had the audience "enthralled", Emma Brockes, writing in The Guardian was savage.