John. 1901–71, New Zealand historian and author. His works include Exploration of the Pacific (1934) and The Journals of James Cook (1955)
hunting with beagle hounds. Historical Examples We have heard that beagling is considered by some of the senior boys to be ‘bad form.’ The Story of the “Britannia” E. P. Statham For the pig is as necessary to truffle-hunting as the beagle is to beagling. The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon Richard Connell
the bill of a bird; neb. any similar horny mouthpart in other animals, as the turtle or duckbill. anything beaklike or ending in a point, as the spout of a pitcher. Slang. a person’s nose. Entomology, proboscis (def 3). Botany. a narrowed or prolonged tip. Nautical. (formerly) a metal or metal-sheathed projection from the bow […]
- Beaked pelvis
beaked pelvis beaked pelvis n. See osteomalacic pelvis.
- Beaked salmon
sandfish (def 2).