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bra·sier 1

Variant of brazier1.

bra·sier 2

Variant of brazier2.
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a less common spelling of brazier1
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Noun1.brasier - large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burnedbrasier - large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burned; warms people who must stay outside for long times
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
hibachi - a portable brazier that burns charcoal and has a grill for cooking
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"We are now exploring even further back in time to try and discover exactly when these mysterious organisms first appeared and learn more about the processes that led to their diversification in an 'Ediacaran explosion' that may have mirrored the profusion of new life forms we see in the Cambrian," Brasier said.
Prof Clive Brasier will tell a Royal Horticultural Society conference that the accelerating trade in imported plants in the UK has greatly increased the risk of exotic pests and diseases being introduced into the UK.
She's facing life as a single mum after splitting with Jeff Brasier, father of her son Bobby and unborn child.
The find represents an evolutionary benchmark for these scientists, who regard sponges as the most primitive multicellular animal, says Martin Brasier of the University of Oxford in England.
Les parages de certains sites se transforment en brasier sous les effets des vents et les vagues de forte chaleur.
Chaque Algerien ayant vecu la decennie 1990 se rappellera qu'il n'appelait de ses voeux que la paix et la securite, que seulement s'eteigne le brasier qui consumait sans distinction tous les enfants d'Algerie, alimente par des haines accumulees dans la violence qui s'etait subitement emparee du pays.
ert Her father, Hubert Brasier, was killed in a car crash and, just a few months later, her Zaidee, who suffered from multiple ew mother, ered SORROW sclerosis, also died.
Paul Appleton, ards, Chris Cruickshanks, Joey Davies, Tony Browne (Manager), Jordan Brasier, Darren Instone Jnr, Bryan Woolfall and Scott Burke.
Allan Brasier, Director of UTMB's Institute for Translational Sciences, with a multidisciplinary team of protein biochemists and bioinformatics specialists developing approaches to personalized medicine - work that will allow doctors to provide better individual diagnostics and treatments for common illnesses.
David Brasier left his van in the road when he nipped out to buy a newspaper - and his pet called Rebel hopped into his seat.