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 for Braining
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Brain \Brain\ (br[=a]n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brained
     (br[=a]nd); p. pr. & vb. n. Braining.]
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     1. To dash out the brains of; to kill by beating out the
        brains. Hence, Fig.: To destroy; to put an end to; to
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              There thou mayst brain him.           --Shak.
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              It was the swift celerity of the death . . .
              That brained my purpose.              --Shak.
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     2. To conceive; to understand. [Obs.]
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              'T is still a dream, or else such stuff as madmen
              Tongue, and brain not.                --Shak.
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