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brent

 (brĕnt)
n. Chiefly British
Variant of brant.

Brent

(brɛnt)
n
(Placename) a borough of NW Greater London. Pop: 267 800 (2003 est). Area: 44 sq km (17 sq miles)

brent

(brɛnt)
n.
Chiefly Brit. brant. Also called brent′ goose`.

Brent

(brɛnt)

n.
a borough of Greater London, England. 262,800.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brent - small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southwardbrent - small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southward
goose - web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
Branta, genus Branta - wild geese
Branta bernicla, common brant goose - the best known variety of brant goose
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Brent, which cannot fly eighteen inches high without going head over heels.
Brent furious with him for being furious; Lieutenant Spooney was cut to the heart; and the landlord got ready his best apartments previous to the return of the fascinating little woman and her husband.
Uncharacteristically, Brent was allowed to live with her father until her mother died.
Charles Henry Brent, 1862-1929 A soldier of Christ A servant of Humanity An Apostle of Christian Unity Bishop of the Philippine Islands, 1901-1918 Bishop of Western New York, 1918-1929 Chief of Chaplains American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1918 President First World Conference on Faith and Order, 1927
Joseph Brent, Charles Sanders Peirce: A Life (Indiana UP, 1993), 388 pp.
BEAUMONT, Texas -- A new set of previously confidential documents were released today by attorney Brent Coon of Brent Coon & Associates, PC, showing that BP made massive budget cuts at its Texas City, Texas oil refinery, where an explosion took the lives of 15 workers in March, 2005.
Brent Council has approximately 20 500 street lighting luminaries which it intends to replace with LED luminaries.
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A conference of the cabinet at London Borough of Brent a week ago confirmed intentions to develop the joint ceremony with its south London counterpart Lewisham.
Certified Financial Planner, Brent Welch, recognizes the stress that uncertainty can bring and understands the importance of putting together a retirement plan that fits each individual's specific needs.
Former Dallas Cowboys Defensive Back Josh Brent has been released from prison Sunday after his conviction of intoxication manslaughter for a car crash that led to the death of his friend and teammate, Jerry Brown, the Dallas County sheriff's office said.
Usually, the Oman contract price stands somewhere between that of paper Brent at the upper level and paper WTI in the third tier.