DEFINE_COM_1568774946.html

#top

Define.com, FreeWorldBank.org, hdcolors.com, LibertarianCare.org, WorldJubilee.org and FairUseTV.org are SMALL PARTS of an EDUCATIONAL NONPROFIT GLOBAL PEACE INITIATIVE whose PURPOSE is to PROMOTE worldwide electronic democracy, universal home ownership, free universal health care, a guaranteed lifetime income, medicine and nursing in particular, science, academia, engineering, programming, writing, art, creativity, imagination, reason, critical thinking, peace, citizen equality, race and gender equality, civil rights, free universal education, free internet, free electricity, free water, free electric transportation, personal liberty, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, animal rights, compassionate and nonviolent parenting, social and economic justice, social and ecological responsibility, sustainability, biodiversity, environmentally responsible global economic development, open and transparent government, global monetary reform, secularism, cognitive liberty and a permanent cessation of the War on Drugs.

GOOD BAD SERIOUS CRITICAL NEUTRAL
brass

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Brass \Brass\, noun; pl. {Brasses}. [OE. bras, bres, AS. br[ae]s; akin to Icel. bras cement, solder, brasa to harden by fire, and to E. braze, brazen. Cf. 1st & 2d {Braze}.]

1. An alloy (usually yellow) of copper and zinc, in variable proportion, but often containing two parts of copper to one part of zinc. It sometimes contains tin, and rarely other metals.

2. (Mach.) A journal bearing, so called because frequently made of brass. A brass is often lined with a softer metal, when the latter is generally called a white metal lining. See {Axle box}, {Journal Box}, and {Bearing}.

3. Coin made of copper, brass, or bronze. [Obs.]

Provide neither gold, nor silver, nor brass in your purses, nor scrip for your journey. --Matt. x. 9.

4. Impudence; a brazen face. [Colloq.]

5. pl. Utensils, ornaments, or other articles of brass.

The very scullion who cleans the brasses. --Hopkinson.

6. A brass plate engraved with a figure or device. Specifically, one used as a memorial to the dead, and generally having the portrait, coat of arms, etc.

7. pl. (Mining) Lumps of pyrites or sulphuret of iron, the color of which is near to that of brass.

Note: The word brass as used in Sculpture language is a translation for copper or some kind of bronze.

Note: Brass is often used adjectively or in self-explaining compounds; as, brass button, brass kettle, brass founder, brass foundry or brassfoundry.

{Brass band} (Mus.), a band of musicians who play upon wind instruments made of brass, as trumpets, cornets, etc.

{Brass foil}, {Brass leaf}, brass made into very thin sheets; -- called also {Dutch gold}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

brass

noun

1: an alloy of copper and zinc

2: a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece [syn: {brass}, {brass instrument}]

3: the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment" [syn: {administration}, {governance}, {governing body}, {establishment}, {brass}, {organization}, {organisation}]

4: impudent aggressiveness; "I couldn't believe her boldness"; "he had the effrontery to question my honesty" [syn: {boldness}, {nerve}, {brass}, {face}, {cheek}]

5: an ornament or utensil made of brass

6: the section of a band or orchestra that plays brass instruments [syn: {brass section}, {brass}]

7: a memorial made of brass [syn: {brass}, {memorial tablet}, {plaque}]

GOOD BAD SERIOUS CRITICAL NEUTRAL

Definitions retrieved from the Open Source DICT English and WordNet 3.0 dictionaries. Click here for database copyright information.

Define.com is a PRIVATE SECTOR NONPROFIT EDUCATIONAL WEBSITE that PROMOTES WORLDWIDE ELECTRONIC DEMOCRACY, OPEN and TRANSPARENT GOVERNMENT and WORLDWIDE BANKING REFORM.

PHILOSOPHY - VALUES - A SECULAR CONSTITUTION - FIRST PRINCIPLES - ETHICS - MORALS - GOALS - UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS - GOOD HEALTH, LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL CITIZENS EVERYWHERE ON EARTH - 1. Caduceus - GOOD HEALTH - Messenger of the gods - COMPASSION - MERCY - BENEVOLENCE - BE HUMANE - BE KIND - BE GENTLE - DO NO HARM - DO NOT HATE - DO NOT FEAR - FEAR NOT - BE NOT AFRAID - CAUSE NO PAIN - BE AS PAINLESS AS POSSIBLE - CAUSE NO FEAR - DO NOT BE SCARY - DO NOT PUNISH - DO NOT MAKE THREATS - DO NOT BE COERCIVE - BE PERMISSIVE - BE TOLERANT - USE BIRTH CONTROL - PERMIT DIVORCE - EMPATHY IS CRITICAL - RESPECT FOR THE DIGNITY OF ALL HUMAN BEINGS IS CRITICAL - FREE UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE - FREE UNIVERSAL EDUCATION - UNIVERSAL HOME OWNERSHIP 2. Golden Key - LIBERTY (SECURITY PRIVACY SAFETY) FREE WILL - TOTAL FREEDOM OF SPEECH - TOTAL FREEDOM OF THE PRESS - UNIVERSAL SPENDING AUTHORITY - PRIVATE PROPERTY - FREE LAND - THERE IS NO GOVERNMENT - A GUARANTEED LIFETIME INCOME - NOW YOU OWN YOUR HOME AND LAND - NOW YOU HAVE A GUARANTEED LIFETIME INCOME - YOU ARE SAFE AND SECURE 3. Golden Scales of JUSTICE (TRUTH FACTS EVIDENCE PROOF) EQUALITY FAIRNESS PLURALISM OPENNESS TRANSPARENCY - RESPECT THE ECOSYSTEM - BE A CRITICAL THINKER - THINK FOR YOURSELF - QUESTION AUTHORITY - ALWAYS SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER

www.FreeWorldBank.org

facebook.com/FreeWorldBank

facebook.com/groups/FreeWorldBank

Eye and Pyramid BANKING REFORM CHALLENGE

Eye and Pyramid BANKING REFORM CHALLENGE