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Ornamental clasp consisting of a pin and a covering shield, early 13c., from Old French broche meaning "long needle".
Middle English: variant of broach, a noun originally meaning ‘skewer’, based on Latin brocchus, ‘projecting’.
Can be at once functional and decorative. Sits separately to the skin, within textile.