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a mongrel dog. noun (Austral, informal) a mongrel dog
tiny; itty-bitty. Historical Examples Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves: Volume II, Arkansas Narratives, Part 2 Work Projects Administration adj.
Also called bollard. a strong post of wood or iron projecting, usually in pairs, above the deck of a ship, used for securing cables, lines for towing, etc. to wrap (a cable) around a bitt to secure it. Historical Examples The Secret of the Island W.H.G. Kingston (translation from Jules Verne) The Sailor’s Word-Book William […]
Machinery. a removable drilling or boring tool for use in a brace, drill press, or the like. a removable boring head used on certain kinds of drills, as a rock drill. a device for drilling oil wells or the like, consisting of a horizontally rotating blade or an assembly of rotating toothed wheels. the mouthpiece […]