brent goose
noun Date: 1570 chiefly British brant

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  • brent goose — noun small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southward • Syn: ↑brant, ↑brant goose, ↑brent • Hypernyms: ↑goose • Hyponyms: ↑common brant goose, ↑Branta bernicla …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brent Goose — paprastoji berniklė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Branta bernicla angl. Brent Goose vok. Ringelgans …   Paukščių anatomijos terminai

  • brent goose — paprastoji berniklė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Branta bernicla angl. brent goose vok. Ringelgans, f rus. чёрная казарка, f pranc. bernache cravant, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – berniklės …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • brent goose — noun A small member of the goose family (Anatidae) …   Wiktionary

  • brent goose — noun a small northern goose with a mainly black head and neck. [Branta bernicla.] Origin ME: of unknown origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • Brent Crude — is the biggest of the many major classifications of oil consisting of Brent Crude, Brent Sweet Light Crude, Oseberg and Forties. Brent Crude is sourced from the North Sea. The Brent Crude oil marker is also known as Brent Blend, London Brent and… …   Wikipedia

  • brent — /brent/, n. Chiefly Brit. brant. Also called brent goose. * * * ▪ borough, London, United Kingdom       outer borough of London, on the northwestern perimeter of the metropolis. It is part of the historic county of Middlesex. Edgware Road, on the …   Universalium

  • Brent (disambiguation) — For the origin of the name see Brent Articles on Brent include:Place names*the London Borough of Brent *the River Brent which runs through the Boroughs of Barnet, Brent, Ealing and Hounslow. *the Brent oilfield (named after the goose) in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Brent oilfield — The Brent oilfield operated by Shell UK Limited was once one of the most productive parts of the UK s offshore assets but is now nearing the end of its useful life. [ [http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/north east/6266807.stm Talks start on… …   Wikipedia

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