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brick

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
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XV. prob. introduced by Flemish workmen and so — MLG., MDu. bri(c)ke (whence also (O)F. brique, which prob. reinforced

Reference Entry.  26 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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