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English definition of “broach”

broach

verb [T] (OPEN)    /brəʊtʃ/ US  /broʊtʃ/ formal
to open a bottle or barrel in order to drink its contents : Shall we broach another cask of wine ?Unfastening and opening
(Definition of broach verb (OPEN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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