Pronunciation: (brag), [key]
1. Brax•ton Pronunciation: (brak'stun), [key] 1817–76, Confederate general in the U.S. Civil War.
2. Sir William Henry, 1862–1942, and his son, Sir William Lawrence, 1890–1971, English physicists: Nobel prize winners 1915.
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