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Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

Bucklings are whole herrings that have been lightly salted and then hot-smoked (in contrast to bloaters, which are cold-smoked). Their introduction to the English-speaking world is...

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Buckles

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 6 words.

English: variant of Buckle.

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Buckle

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 23 words.

1. English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of buckles, from Middle English bokel ‘buckle’.

2. Americanized spelling of German

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Buckle

Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates and Peter McClure.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 349 words.

Variants: Buckles, Buckel, Buckell, Buckwell, Buckfield, Buckels

Current frequencies: GB 4372, Ireland 39 •

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buckling

Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

Bucklings are whole herrings that have been lightly salted and then hot-smoked (in contrast to bloaters, which are cold-smoked). Their introduction to the English-speaking world is...

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buckling

Edited by John Ayto.

in An A-Z of Food and Drink

January 2002; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 66 words.

Bucklings are whole herrings that have been lightly salted and then hot-smoked (in contrast to bloaters, which are cold-smoked). Their

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buckle

G. A. Wilkes.

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 65 words.

To arrest [from buckle to unite oneself in wedlock 1693 OED] 1961 Hugh Atkinson Low Company 187: ‘What’s yer laggin’?

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buckling

John Ayto.

in The Diner’s Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 67 words.

Bucklings are whole herrings that have been lightly salted and then hot-smoked (in contrast to bloaters, which are cold-smoked). Their

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buckle

Julia Cresswell.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 46 words.

[ME]

This word for a fastener is from Old French bocle ‘buckle, boss’, from Latin buccula ‘cheek strap of a

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elastic buckling

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 12 words.

The buckling of a member when all stresses remain elastic.

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buckling <i>noun</i>

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 9 words.

E20 German (Bückling bloater).

A smoked herring.

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inelastic buckling

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 20 words.

Buckling where the strut does not return to its initial unbent state on unloading. See also plastic buckling.

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buckling load

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 14 words.

The load needed to cause buckling, that is load-, not stress-, controlled.

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local buckling

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 17 words.

Buckling of a thin-walled component that is contained within a small region of the surface.

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Landelinus buckle

in The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Late Antiquity. 114 words.

*Merovingian plate-buckle of c.600 found north of Beaune (*Burgundy) in 1971, bearing a *

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buckle folding

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 47 words.

The sideways deflection from a median line of competent layers in a less competent matrix, due to mechanical ‘buckling’ instabilities

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Buckle, D.

Edited by Stephen Bury.

in Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 33 words.

Engravings by D. Buckle include Mont Blanc from Chamonix after W. H. Bertlett and The New Harbour at Rhodes after

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buckle folding

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 50 words.

The sideways deflection from a median line of *competent layers in a less competent matrix, due to mechanical ‘buckling’ instabilities set up by ...

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buckle <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 44 words.

a fetter, usu. in pl.

1811 Lex. Balatronicum n.p.: Buckles. Fetters. 1823 Egan Grose's Classical Dict. of the Vulgar

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buckle folding

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

The sideways deflection from a median line of competent layers in a less competent matrix, due to mechanical ‘buckling’ instabilities set up by layer-parallel shortening. A regular dominant...

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scleral buckle

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 46 words.

a surgical procedure in which a piece of silicone plastic or sponge is sewn onto the sclera at the site of a retinal tear to push the sclera towards the tear. The buckle holds the retina...

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