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

  Brooch \Brooch\ (br[=o]ch; 277), n. [See Broach, n.]
     1. An ornament, in various forms, with a tongue, pin, or loop
        for attaching it to a garment; now worn at the breast by
        women; a breastpin. Formerly worn by men on the hat.
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              Honor 's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat. --B.
                                                    Jonson.
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     2. (Paint.) A painting all of one color, as a sepia painting,
        or an India painting.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Brooch \Brooch\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brooched (br[=o]cht).]
     To adorn as with a brooch. [R.]
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