To-brest \To-brest"\, v. t. [Pref. to- + brest.] To burst or break in pieces. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Brest FEZ — The Brest Free Economic Zone was created in Brest, the gateway city at the border of Belarus and Poland in 1996. Brest is a perfect place for a free economic zone. It has been a crossroads for trade and transit for centuries. Now it is a primary… …   Wikipedia

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