bruk

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Romanization[edit]

bruk

  1. Romanization of 𐌱𐍂𐌿𐌺

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

bruk m (definite singular bruken; uncountable)

  1. use (noun)

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bruk n

  1. a use, usage
    jag har inget bruk för den
    I have no use for it
  2. a custom, a fashion, a tradition, a practice, culture, cultivation, tillage
  3. a work, a mill, an industry, an ironwork, a forge
    han jobbar på bruket
    he works at the mill
  4. mortar (mixture of cement)
    • 1948, Ulf Peder Olrog, song title
      Mera bruk i baljan, boys
      More mortar in the trough, boys

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

bruk intrans., transitive brukim

  1. (intransitive) break
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 2:10 (translation here):
      Na wanpela wara i kamap long Iden bilong givim wara long dispela gaden. Dispela wara i bruk na i kamap 4-pela han wara

Adjective[edit]

bruk

  1. broken

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