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branding iron

noun [C] uk   us  
a long piece of metal with a special design at one end, used to burn an owner's mark on the skin of animals such as cows and horses
Translations of “branding iron”
in Chinese (Traditional) (給牲畜打烙印的)烙鐵…
in Chinese (Simplified) (给牲畜打烙印的)烙铁…
(Definition of branding iron from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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