Brant n. Zool. A species of wild goose (Branta bernicla) -- called also brent and brand goose. The name is also applied to other related species.
Brant, a. Steep. [Prov. Eng.]
Brent Brant a.
1. Steep; high. [Obs.]
Grapes grow on the brant rocks so wonderfully that ye will marvel how any man dare climb up to them. --Ascham.
2. Smooth; unwrinkled. [Scot.]
Your bonnie brow was brent. --Burns.
n : small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate
southward [syn: brant goose, brent, brent goose]
[also: brants (pl)]