Pronunciation:  US [brif] UK [briːf]
  • adj.A short period of time; Short; Simple; Simple
  • n.Introduction to task; Instructions; (Defence counsel) briefs; Delegates defend
  • v.Give (someone) instructions; To (someone) presentations (Advocate) providing briefs
  • WebShort; Briefing

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