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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 referred to simply as Brookings, is an American research group founded in 1916 on Think Tank Row in Washington, D.C. It...
- 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...
- Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American singer and songwriter. His integration of rock and pop elements into the country genre has earned...
- Brookings is a city in Brookings County, South Dakota, United States. Brookings is the fourth largest city in South Dakota, with a po****tion of 22,056...
- Willie Love Brooks (born October 8, 1986) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Lightweight division of ARES FC. A professional competitor...
- 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...
- 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...
- the mid-nineties. The Brookings Effect remained very strong and localized until July 13, 2008, when high temperatures in Brookings dropped to 61 °F (16 °C)...
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