Railroads. stock car (def 2).
Slang. a railroad passenger car providing little comfort and few amenities.
bovine animals, especially domesticated members of the genus Bos. Bible. such animals together with other domesticated quadrupeds, as horses, swine, etc. Disparaging. human beings, especially in a large, unruly crowd. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples noun (functioning as pl) bovid mammals of the tribe Bovini (bovines), esp those of the genus Bos Also called domestic cattle. […]
catlike; feline. spiteful; malicious. Historical Examples adj. 1590s, “cat-like,” from cat (n.) + -ish. From 1883 as “catty.” Related: Cattishly; cattishness.
the terminal vertical fin of a fish. noun the tail fin of fishes and some other aquatic vertebrates, used for propulsion during locomotion
- Caudal flexure
caudal flexure n. The bend in the lumbosacral region of the embryo. Also called sacral flexure.