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bulldog

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English bull-baiting breed of dog with a distinctive large head, a short upturned muzzle and a projecting lower jaw. The body is large, with muscular shoulders, a broad chest and ...

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bulldog

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A bulldog has traditionally been taken as the symbol of what are regarded as British characteristics of pluck and stubbornness, and may generally denote a person noted for courageous or...

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bulldog

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 103 words.

a bulldog has traditionally been taken as the symbol of what are regarded as British characteristics of pluck and stubbornness, and may generally denote a person noted for courageous or...

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Bulldogs, the

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. 132 words.

1 In Vic., the Footscray AFL team 1974 Sunday Telegraph (Sydney) 11 Aug. 100: Bulldogs chase off the Blues.

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Bulldog Track

Peter Dennis, Jeffrey Grey, Ewan Morris, Robin Prior and Jean Bou.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Military History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 134 words.

ran from Bulldog in Papua through mountainous and inhospitable terrain to Wau in New Guinea. The track, blazed early in

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bulldog adj.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 115 words.

1 large and potentially violent and/or threatening.

1932 S. Brown ‘Puttin' On Dog’ in Botkin Folk-Say 254: With bulldog brogans

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Bulldog Track

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

Ran from Bulldog in Papua through mountainous and inhospitable terrain to Wau in New Guinea. The track, blazed early in 1942, was used to evacuate civilians from the Bulolo Valley ...

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bulldog v. (US Und.)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 267 words.

1 (US) to brag, to exaggerate, to lie; thus bulldogging n.

1928 R. Carr Rampant Age 18: Their

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bulldogger n. (US black)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 42 words.

a violent person.

1992 Bentley & Corbett Prison Sl. 49: A person with fat nuts is a ‘bulldogger’ and will

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bulldog

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English bull-baiting breed of dog with a distinctive large head, a short upturned muzzle and a projecting lower jaw. The body is large, with muscular shoulders, a broad chest and ...

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bulldog

in Dictionary Plus Science and Technology

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 42 words.

A breed of dog with a short muzzle covered by thick folds of skin and a protruding lower jaw (mandibular

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bulldog

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 123 words.

agog, befog, blog, bog, clog, cog, dog, flog, fog, frog, grog, hog, Hogg, hotdog, jog, log, nog, prog,

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bulldog

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 123 words.

agog, befog, blog, bog, clog, cog, dog, flog, fog, frog, grog, hog, Hogg, hotdog, jog, log, nog, prog,

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Bulldog

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz. 4 words.

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bulldog

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 54 words.

English bull-baiting breed of dog with a distinctive large head, a short upturned muzzle and a projecting lower jaw. The

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bulldog bond

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A fixed-interest sterling bond issued in the UK by a foreign borrower.

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Drummond, Bulldog

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Hero of a series of fast-paced thrillers written by H. C. McNeile under the pseudonym “Sapper.” Fighting evil in a number of its forms—communism in the early novels, straightforward crime...

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bulldog bond

in A Dictionary of Accounting

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Accounting. 17 words.

An unsecured or secured *bond issued in the UK domestic market by a non-UK borrower.

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bulldog bond

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Accounting

July 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Accounting. 18 words.

An unsecured or secured *bond issued in the UK domestic market by a non-UK borrower.

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bulldog bond

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 13 words.

A fixed-interest *bond issued in the UK by a foreign borrower.

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bulldog bond

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 14 words.

A fixed-interest *bond issued in the UK by a foreign borrower.

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