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brawn·y

(braw'nē), Do not confuse this word with branny.
Thickened (lichenified) and dusky (a darkened hue), as of a swelling.
[M.E. fleshy]

brawny

adjective Having large, strong muscles; muscular; fleshy; strong, bulky, athletic, stalwart, powerful, robust.

brawn·y

(brawn'ē)
Thickened (lichenified) and dusky (a darkened hue), as of a swelling.
[M.E. fleshy]
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The sneak-peek video continues to show more brawny men as they come in and out of the casting call, with some doing catwalks, others doing push-ups and some showing off their best dance moves.
The Brawny "Support Our Heroes" campaign continues through that date and features a marketing campaign including television and print advertisements and digital elements, as well as special Brawny paper towels packaging highlighting Wounded Warrior stories at participating retailers.
Specifically for healthcare, our new Brawny Industrial Surface System was developed to help improve cleaning efficacy, as opposed to cloth, by releasing more of the cleaning agent to the surface to maintain desired disinfectant concentration.
Due to improved exhaust purification systems, the Bongo van and truck, Bongo Brawny van and Titan Dash now all comply with Japan's new long-term emissions regulations that were adopted in 2005.
Evercare has a license agreement with Atlanta-based Georgia-Pacific, makers of the Brawny line of paper towels.
based Nextep has introduced a line of Brawny trash bags designed to lessen the frustration associated with ripping, tearing, and poor fit.
And the shocking miracle of food, the rich salty seas of soups, the brawny burly honesty of bread, the cheer of beer, the startling greenness of beans and peas, the hilarious fluorescent orange of carrots, the steaming ears of corn in the shape of summer, the meats that muscle us, the sweet holy perfect water we sip.
Take your pick but I'm not sure I'll ever be able to look a brawny, kilted Scot in the face again without wondering if he's wearing his bloomers with the elasticated bottoms.
The Bongo van, the Bongo Brawny van, the Bongo Friendee sport-utility vehicle and the Titan truck manufactured by Mazda are among the vehicles subject to the recall.
Researchers studying an unusually muscular tot have found that he has gene mutations similar to ones that produce abnormally brawny cattle and mice.
The maker of Brawny paper towels reported net income of $147 million, compared to a loss of $30 million in the same period a year ago.
Georgia-Pacific has 61,000 employees in 13 countries dedicated to the manufacture of consumer paper products that we have all grown up with: Quilted Northern, Brawny, Angel Soft, Dixie.