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brei

[brahy] /braɪ/
noun, Microbiology
1.
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/
verb breis, breiing, breid
1.
(intransitive) (South African, informal) Also brey. to speak with a uvular r, esp in Afrikaans Compare burr2
Word Origin
C20: from Afrikaans; compare bray1
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