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Definition of Brookings

Brooking
Brook Brook, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brooked; p. pr. & vb. n. Brooking.] [OE. broken, bruken, to use, enjoy, digest, AS. br?can; akin to D. gebruiken to use, OHG. pr?hhan, G. brauchen, gebrauchen, Icel. br?ka, Goth. br?kjan, and L. frui, to enjoy. Cf. Fruit, Broker.] 1. To use; to enjoy. [Obs.] --Chaucer. 2. To bear; to endure; to put up with; to tolerate; as, young men can not brook restraint. --Spenser. Shall we, who could not brook one lord, Crouch to the wicked ten? --Macaulay. 3. To deserve; to earn. [Obs.] --Sir J. Hawkins.

Meaning of Brookings from wikipedia

- The Brookings Institution, often simply called Brookings, is an American research group founded in 1916 on Think Tank Row in Washington, D.C. It conducts...
- Brookings, South Dakota, USA Brookings County, South Dakota, USA Brookings (surname) Brookings Airport, an airport in Brookings, Oregon The Brookings...
- Brookings is a city in Curry County, Oregon, United States. It was named after John E. Brookings, president of the Brookings Lumber and Box Company, which...
- Brookings is a city in Brookings County, South Dakota, United States. Brookings is South Dakota's fourth largest city, with a po****tion of 22,056 at...
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- both the cities of Wilmot and Brookings as well as the county of Brookings, South Dakota are named for him. Brookings was born on October 23, 1830, in...
- and his founding of the Brookings Institution. Brookings was born in Maryland to Dr. Richard and Mary Eliza (Carter) Brookings and grew up on the Little...
- Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution. 2009. The U.S. Intelligence Community and Foreign Policy: Getting Analysis Right. Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution...
- Recovery 2014" (PDF). Brookings. The Brookings Institution. Retrieved 19 June 2015. "Global Metro Monitor". Brookings. The Brookings Institution. Retrieved...
- January 7, 2017.[permanent dead link] "Port of Brookings Harbor: General Information". Port of Brookings Harbor. Archived from the original on January...