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Brood may refer to:


  • Brood, a collective term for offspring
  • Brooding, the incubation of bird eggs by their parents
  • Bee brood, the young of a beehive
  • Individual broods of North American Periodical Cicadas:
    • Brood X, the largest brood, which emerges on a 17-year cycle
    • Brood XIII, a brood centered on Northern Illinois and its surrounding area, which also emerges on a 17-year cycle
    • Brood XIX, a large brood in the Southern United States which emerges on a 13-year cycle

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People with the surname[edit]

  • Herman Brood (1946–2001), Dutch musician, painter, actor, poet and media personality
  • Philippe Brood (1964–2000), Dutch politician



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