Brit, Britt n. Zool. (a) The young of the common herring; also, a small species of herring; the sprat. (b) The minute marine animals (chiefly Entomostraca) upon which the right whales feed.
n 1: a native or inhabitant of Great Britain [syn: Britisher, Briton]
2: the young of a herring or sprat or similar fish [syn: britt]
3: minute crustaceans forming food for right whales [syn: britt]