- Daniel Garrison,1837–99, U.S. physician, archaeologist, and anthropologist.
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Examples from the Web for brinton
Brinton says it was derived from chi, "with fangs," or chu, a calabash.
It looks as if Dr. Brinton were confusing cause and effect here.
Probably, General Brinton might have been able, but I do not know.
I saw General Brinton; but he had nothing to say, and I said nothing to him.
You will observe I did not give Brinton any particular order.