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Meaning of BRACER

Pronunciation:  'breysur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a tonic or restorative (especially a drink of liquor)

BRACER is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: pick-me-up
 See Also: restorative, tonic



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bra"cer\, n.
1. That which braces, binds, or makes firm; a band or

2. A covering to protect the arm of the bowman from the
   vibration of the string; also, a brassart. --Chaucer.

3. A medicine, as an astringent or a tonic, which gives
   tension or tone to any part of the body. --Johnson.

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