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brood

verb

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to cover and warm eggs as the young inside develop
  • don't disturb the hen while she's brooding

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brood

noun

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The first known use of brood was before the 12th century

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brood (about or over)

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“Brood.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brood. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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