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brain

noun
 
 
/breɪn/
ORGAN [C] A2 the organ inside your head that controls your thoughts, feelings, and movements: brain damage The brain and nervous system
PERSON [C] informal an extremely intelligent person: [usually plural] This university attracts some of the best brains in the country.IntelligencePerceptive
brains intelligence: He has brains and good looks.IntelligencePerceptive
have sth on the brain informal to think or talk about something all the time: You have football on the brain!Continually thinking about
the brains behind sth informal the person who has planned and organized something successful: Anthony is the brains behind the project.IntelligencePerceptive
Translations of “brain”
in Korean 뇌…
in Arabic مُخّ, دِماغ…
in French (au/du) cerveau, intelligence, cerveau…
in Turkish beyin, son derece zeki insan…
in Italian cervello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腦,大腦, 頭腦, 智力…
in Russian мозг, голова, мозги…
in Polish mózg…
in Spanish cerebro, cabeza, inteligencia…
in Portuguese cérebro…
in German das Gehirn, ‘das Köpfchen‘, der Kopf…
in Catalan cervell…
in Japanese 脳…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脑,大脑, 头脑, 智力…
(Definition of brain from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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