a roadside borrow pit dug for drainage purposes.
the sense or perception of pressure. baresthesia bar·es·the·sia (bār’ěs-thē’zhə) n. See pressure sense.
- Bar examination
a written examination to determine if one is qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction. Historical Examples He has just passed his bar examination and is practicing temporarily in my office. The Mask Arthur Hornblow
a person who frequents barrooms. Contemporary Examples In early April 1949, the petite 18-year-old barfly was found in a shallow grave in the desert of southern New Mexico. Who’s Murdering the Prostitutes of Albuquerque? Sally Denton April 26, 2009 noun (pl) -flies (informal) a person who frequents bars n. “habitual drunkard,” 1910, from bar (n.2) […]
- Bar foot
runner foot. a foot having the form of a bar connecting the corresponding front and rear legs of a piece.