Definition of Brattices

1. Noun. (plural of brattice) ¹



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Definition of Brattices

1. brattice [v] - See also: brattice

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brattices

brast
brasting
brasts
brat
bratchet
bratchets
bratling
bratlings
bratpack
brats
brattice
bratticed
brattices (current term)
bratticing
brattier
brattiest
brattily
brattiness
brattinesses
brattish
brattishing
brattishings
brattle
brattled
brattles
brattling
bratty

Literary usage of Brattices

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1. The Colliery Manager's Handbook: A Comprehensive Treatise on the Laying-out by Caleb Pamely (1898)
"... I'umps—Determination of Weight Necessary for Balance Bobs—Use and Action of the Air Vessel—Bunion anil Plank brattices to form compartment in Shaft for ..."

2. A Manual of Mining: Based on the Course of Lectures on Mining Delivered at by Magnus Colbjørn Ihlseng (1892)
"Doors, regulators, etc.; safety doors, and extras, to be dropped after explosion; air-crossings, overcasts, brattices, and their use; mineralized brattice. ..."

3. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines: Containing a Clear Exposition by Andrew Ure (1856)
"To guard against this accident, temporary shifting brattices are employed. ... Tin' mode of applying these temporary brattices, or desl partitions, ..."

4. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Mines (1915)
"In a few mines in southern Illinois, where some of the entries are being driven into gaseous territory, line brattices are constructed in order to conduct ..."

5. Report of Progress by State Geologist (1874-1890, Pennsylvania (1883)
"The customary method of building brattices is shown by Page Plate No. 9. ... Long brattices always leak a large quantity of air. ..."

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