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noun [countable] brand pronunciation in British English /brænd/
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singularbrand
pluralbrands
  1. 1
    a product or group of products that has its own name and is made by one particular company. The word for a machine or vehicle made by one particular company is a make
    We stock all leading brands.
    brand of: I tried using a new brand of soap.
    See also own brand
  2. 2
    a particular type of something
    brand of: He has his own special brand of humour.
    Prescott’s down-to-earth brand of socialism
  3. 4
    literary a burning piece of wood

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