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Brazier vs. Brass — What's the Difference?

Brazier vs. Brass — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Brazier and Brass

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Brazier

A brazier () is a container used to burn charcoal or other solid fuel for cooking, heating or cultural rituals. It often takes the form of a metal box or bowl with feet.
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Brass

Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc, in proportions which can be varied to achieve varying mechanical, electrical, and chemical properties. It is a substitutional alloy: atoms of the two constituents may replace each other within the same crystal structure.
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Brazier

One who makes brass articles.
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Brass

A yellowish alloy of copper and zinc, sometimes including small amounts of other metals, but usually 67 percent copper and 33 percent zinc.
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Brazier

A metal pan for holding burning coals or charcoal.
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Brass

Ornaments, objects, or utensils made of this alloy.
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Brazier

A cooking device consisting of a charcoal or electric heating source over which food is grilled.
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Brass

The section of a band or an orchestra composed of brass instruments.
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Brazier

A worker in brass.
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Brass

Brass instruments or their players considered as a group.
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Brazier

An upright standing or hanging metal bowl used for holding burning coal for a source of light or heat.
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Brass

A memorial plaque or tablet made of brass, especially one on which an effigy is incised.
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Brazier

Same as Brasier.
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Brass

A bushing or similar lining for a bearing, made from a copper alloy.
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Brazier

Large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burned; warms people who must stay outside for long times
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Brass

(Informal) Bold self-assurance; effrontery.
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Brass

(Slang) High-ranking military officers or other high officials.
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Brass

Chiefly British Money.
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Brass

(uncountable) A metallic alloy of copper and zinc used in many industrial and plumbing applications.
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Brass

A memorial or sepulchral tablet usually made of brass or latten
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Brass

Fittings, utensils, or other items made of brass
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Brass

(music) A class of wind instruments, usually made of metal (such as brass), that use vibrations of the player's lips to produce sound; the section of an orchestra that features such instruments
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Brass

Spent shell casings (usually made of brass); the part of the cartridge left over after bullets have been fired.
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Brass

(uncountable) The colour of brass.
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Brass

High-ranking officers.
The brass are not going to like this.
The brass is not going to like this.
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Brass

A brave or foolhardy attitude; impudence.
You've got a lot of brass telling me to do that!
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Brass

Money.
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Brass

Inferior composition.
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Brass

A brass nail; a prostitute.
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Brass

Made of brass, of or pertaining to brass.
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Brass

Of the colour of brass.
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Brass

(informal) Impertinent, bold: brazen.
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Brass

(slang) Bad, annoying; as wordplay applied especially to brass instruments.
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Brass

Of inferior composition.
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Brass

(slang) Brass monkey; cold.
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Brass

(transitive) To coat with brass.
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Brass

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.
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Brass

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.
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Brass

Coin made of copper, brass, or bronze.
Provide neither gold, nor silver, nor brass in your purses, nor scrip for your journey.
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Brass

Impudence; a brazen face.
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Brass

Utensils, ornaments, or other articles of brass.
The very scullion who cleans the brasses.
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Brass

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.
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Brass

Lumps of pyrites or sulphuret of iron, the color of which is near to that of brass.
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Brass

An alloy of copper and zinc
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Brass

A wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece
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Brass

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
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Brass

Impudent aggressiveness;
I couldn't believe her boldness
He had the effrontery to question my honesty
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Brass

An ornament or utensil made of brass
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Brass

The section of a band or orchestra that plays brass instruments
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Brass

A memorial made of brass
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