Gold £1 coin struck in 1656 which was circulated for only a short period. Broads usually bear a portrait of Oliver Cromwell.
• (superl.) Extending far and wide; extensive; vast; as, the broad expanse of ocean. • (superl.) Characterized by breadth. See Breadth. • (n.) The spread of a river into a sheet of water; a flooded fen. • (superl.) Free; unrestrained; unconfined. • (superl.) Extended, in the sense of diffused; open; clear; full. • (sup...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/broad/
showing or characterized by broad-mindedness; `a broad political stance`; `generous and broad sympathies`; `a liberal newspaper`; `tolerant of his opponent`s opinions`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
[English gold coin]
The Broad was a British coin worth 20 shillings (20/-) issued by the Commonwealth of England in 1656. It was a milled gold coin weighing 9.0–9.1 grams, with a diameter of 29 or 30 millimetres, designed by Thomas Simon (also called Symonds). The obverse of the coin depicts the Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell as a laureat...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broad_(English_gold_coin)
[ Compar. Broader
; superl. Broadest
.] [ Middle English brod
, Anglo-Saxon brād
; akin to Old Saxon brēd
, Dutch breed
, German breit
, Icelandic brei.....Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/100
Broad noun 1.
The broad part of anything; as, the broad
of an oar. 2.
The spread of a river into a sheet of water; a flooded fen. [ Local, Eng.] Southey. 3.
A lathe tool for turning down the insides and bottoms of cylinders. Knight. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/100
A picture-language tasting term. In common with many descriptors for taste, it is hard to give a precise definition for this, but imagine a wine that has flavour and aroma elements that peak across the whole spectrum of tastes and smells, and you've got yourself a 'broad' wine.
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A rectangular open-faced light which is used for general fill or for cyc illumination. (Lighting)Found on http://www.filmland.com/glossary/Dictionary.html#A
Broad is slang for a girl, woman or prostitute.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZBA.HTM
Gold £1 coin struck in 1656 which was circulated for only a short period. Broads usually bear a portrait of Oliver Cromwell.Found on http://www.antique-marks.com/antique-terms-b.html
wool which is on the strong side for its quality number, or for its type.Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_ovine_terminology
- very large in expanse or scope 2. [adj] - (of speech) heavily and noticeably regional 3. [adj] - not detailed or specific 4. [adj] - lacking subtlety 5. [adj] - showing or characterized by broad-mindedness 6. [n] - slang term for a womanFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=broad
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