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bunting

a behavior of cats in which they rub or push their face against objects, probably depositing glandular secretions; a form of olfactory communication.

bunting order
the equivalent to peck order of birds in the species that assert themselves by bunting with the head. It is the form of behavior by which Felidae establish themselves in the hierarchy of their social group.
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These buntings, which are fractionally smaller than snow buntings, also breed in the Arctic Circle and spend winter with us, often in the company of snow bunting flocks.
Bunting, the understudy to Sean Horan, was promoted as the coach of the Black Ferns Sevens last year and the Dubai Rugby Sevens was his first assignment.
Large companies that produce bunting often use cheap materials to make their decorations, such as PVC.
Prior to joining Bunting Magnetics, Doll worked in multiple sales, customer service and account management roles for business-to-business manufacturing companies.
Examination of the original journal revealed that what Audubon was referring to was the towe bunting or the eastern towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus; Fig.
Former Lakeside champion Bunting, 30, used to go to school with two of Liverpool's famous boxing dynasty - super-featherweight world title contender Stephen Smith and his super-middleweight brother, Paul.
Mel Beech, of Nuneaton Escape Community Arts, based in e Art Studio, New Century Way, said: "We created over 40 original pieces and the participants have been inspired to continue making bunting for our 'Nuneaton Lives' day on July 5, when we will welcome the Godiva Odyssey visit to upper Abbey Street with handmade bunting and street art.
Richard Burton's exhaustive if verbose biography of Bunting, A Strong Song Tows Us, goes a long way to restoring Bunting to his rightful place among the greats of Anglo-American literary modernism.
But Bunting, 28, was always the tournament favourite after the top seed defeated fellow Scouser Robbie Green 6-1.
If Dazzler doesn't put The Bullet under pressure early - and he's still prone to missing key doubles - then Bunting can run away with it.
The original Bunting FF Series Drawer Magnet was designed to set a new standard in equipment protection and product purity for plastic moulding equipment.
Four Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) have come together to fund specially-commissioned Union Jack bunting that will be hung across the city.