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Oxford dictionary definition of the word brass:
1 [mass noun] a yellow alloy of copper and zinc:
a brass plate on the door
[count noun] a decorative object made of brass:
shining brasses stood on the mantelpiece
(also horse brass) [count noun] British a round flat brass ornament for the harness of a draught horse.
[count noun] a memorial, typically a medieval one, consisting of a flat piece of inscribed brass, laid in the floor or set into the wall of a church:
children do not appear on memorial brasses until the 1420s
[count noun] a brass block or die used for stamping a design on a book binding.
2 Music brass wind instruments (including trumpet, horn, and trombone) forming a band or a section of an orchestra:
the brass were consistently too loud
3 (also top brass) informal people in authority or of high military rank:
the top brass of the Jockey Club
4British informal money:
they wanted to spend their newly acquired brass