the leather made from the hide of the neck of a bull.
the name applied to various ducks, including the ring-necked duck, the ruddy duck, and the canvasback.
having a short, thick neck. Historical Examples Operation Haystack Frank Patrick Herbert The Cavalier George Washington Cable The U.P. Trail Zane Grey Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1930 Victor Rousseau The Eyes of the World Harold Bell Wright 1492 Mary Johnston Dave Dawson on Guadalcanal Robert Sydney Bowen Since Czanne Clive Bell The Great Keinplatz […]
Veterinary Pathology. a disease of swine caused by bacterial infection of the tissues of the snout causing gross malformation and frequently serious blocking of the nasal passages. bullnose. bullnose (def 1). noun Also called atrophic rhinitis. a disease of pigs resulting in deformity of the nose, caused by infection with the bacterium Bordatella bronchiseptica a […]
bull header (def 1).
Also, bull’s nose. Architecture. a rounded or obtuse exterior angle, as the corner made by two walls. a structural member, as a brick, used in forming such an angle. Also called bullnose step. a step having semicircular or quadrantal ends.