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  1. a city in S Ontario, in SE Canada, near Lake Erie.
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Examples from the Web for brantford

Historical Examples

  • As the crisis approached he desired to return to his own home in Brantford.

    The Story of My Life

    Egerton Ryerson

  • He lies buried in Brantford, Ontario, the town of his birth.

  • Accordingly his father and mother sailed with him to the town of Brantford in Canada.

    Historic Inventions

    Rupert S. Holland

  • The writ was specially directed to the sheriff at Toronto, the sheriff at Brantford and the jail keeper at Brantford.

  • The works are near completion, and a steamboat, the Brantford, plies regularly in summer.

    Canada and the Canadians, Vol. 2

    Richard Henry Bonnycastle

British Dictionary definitions for brantford


  1. a city in central Canada, in SW Ontario. Pop: 86 417 (2001)
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