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brandreth

or bran·drith

[ bran-drith ]
/ ˈbræn drɪθ /
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noun
a wooden fence around a well.
an iron tripod or trivet placed over a fire.
any similar support or framework.
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Origin of brandreth

1350–1400; Middle English <Old Norse brandreith grate, equivalent to brandbrand + reith vehicle (cognate with road, raid); replacing Old English brandrād trivet and brandrida fire-grate
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