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Noun: bruin  broo-in
  1. A conventional name for a bear used in tales following usage in the old epic 'Reynard the Fox'
     
  2. Large ferocious bear of Eurasia
    - brown bear, Ursus arctos

Derived forms: bruins

Type of: bear

Part of: genus Ursus, Ursus

Encyclopedia: Bruin, PA