Etymology
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brazier (n.)

"metal container to hold live coals," 1680s, from French brasier "pan of hot coals," from Old French brasier, from brese "embers," ultimately from West Germanic *brasa (compare braze (v.1)), from PIE root *bhreu- "to boil, bubble, effervesce, burn."

updated on July 28, 2017

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Definitions of brazier from WordNet

brazier (n.)
large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burned; warms people who must stay outside for long times;
Synonyms: brasier
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