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Bulldog

Bull´dog`
n.1.(Zool.) A variety of dog, of remarkable ferocity, courage, and tenacity of grip; - so named, probably, from being formerly employed in baiting bulls.
2.(Metal.) A refractory material used as a furnace lining, obtained by calcining the cinder or slag from the puddling furnace of a rolling mill.
a.1.Characteristic of, or like, a bulldog; stubborn; as, bulldog courage; bulldog tenacity.
Bulldog bat
(Zo'94l.) a bat of the genus Nyctinomus; - so called from the shape of its face.
Noun1.Bulldogbulldog - a sturdy thickset short-haired breed with a large head and strong undershot lower jaw; developed originally in England for bull baiting
Synonyms: English bulldog
Verb1.bulldog - attack viciously and ferociously
2.bulldog - throw a steer by seizing the horns and twisting the neck, as in a rodeo
Adj.1.bulldog - stubbornly unyielding; "dogged persistence"; "dour determination"; "the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics"; "a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it"- T.S.Eliot; "men tenacious of opinion"
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Bull's-nose
bull-necked
Bull-roarer
bull-snake
Bulla
Bullace
bullace grape
Bullantic
Bullantic letters
Bullary
Bullate
Bullate leaf
bullbat
Bullbeggar
bullbrier
Bullcomber
-- Bulldog --
bulldog ant
Bulldog bat
bulldog clip
bulldog wrench
Bulldoze
Bulldozer
Bulled
Bullen-bullen
Bullen-nail
Bullet
bullet fingerprinting
bullet hole
bullet train
Bullet tree
bullet vote
Bullet wood
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