Definitions for brillbrɪl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an edible European flatfish
Origin of brill:
1475–85; of uncert. orig.
brill, Scophthalmus rhombus(noun)
European food fish
A type of flatfish, Scophthalmus rhombus.
Wonderful, clever, amusing. Denotes approval of the noun it is applied to, comparable to "cool".
a fish allied to the turbot (Rhombus levis), much esteemed in England for food; -- called also bret, pearl, prill. See Bret
Brill is a village and civil parish in Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England, close to the boundary with Oxfordshire. It is about 4 miles north-west of Long Crendon and 7 miles south-east of Bicester. It has a Royal charter to hold a weekly market, but has not done so for many years.
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