Brand iron

Brand iron
Brand iron Brand" i`ron 1. A branding iron. [1913 Webster]

2. A trivet to set a pot on. --Huloet. [1913 Webster]

3. The horizontal bar of an andiron. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • brand — ► NOUN 1) a type of product manufactured by a company under a particular name. 2) a brand name. 3) an identifying mark burned on livestock with a heated iron. 4) a piece of burning or smouldering wood. ► VERB 1) mark with a branding iron. 2) …   English terms dictionary

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