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  • noun Plural form of brattice.


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  • It was past seven o'clocknow and the first purple brattices of night were draping the eastern horizon.

    Howell Raines' South Pacific Marlin Fishing Adventure 2006

  • The continuous mining machines, the shuttle cars, the roof bolters, the ventilation brattices, the conveyor belts, all in concert, all accomplishing their great task.

    CNN Transcript Jan 15, 2006 2006

  • "stoppings" and brattices put temporarily to rights, and the fan, working at its increased speed, would soon drive the renewed air-currents forward again, and make it possible to get all over the mine.

    Sir George Tressady — Volume II Humphry Ward 1885


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