brei

brei

[brahy]
noun Microbiology.
a suspension of finely divided tissue in an isotonic medium, used chiefly as a culture for certain viruses.

Origin:
< German: mush; akin to Old English brīg, brīw soup

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brei (breɪ)
 
vb , breis, breiing, breid
informal (South African) (intr) Compare burr Also: brey to speak with a uvular r, esp in Afrikaans
 
[C20: from Afrikaans; compare bray1]

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