• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Sea-brant the brent goose
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. ; Dut. zee, Ger. see, Ice. sær, Dan. .


In literature:

As Stuart stepped on deck a great flock of thousands of brant swept in from sea and pitched on the bar beyond the channel.
"The Root of Evil" by Thomas Dixon
He brought home geese and ducks and brant and small sea birds, and gave them to his mother for food.
"Canadian Fairy Tales" by Cyrus Macmillan

In news:

Waves pound the sea wall in the Brant Rock section of Marshfield on Monday, Oct 29, 2012.