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springer

a North American term commonly used to describe heifers close to term with their first calf.
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Each skewback on the Arizona and Nevada sides of the new bridge has huge concrete columns that were topped with a tower during construction.
The walls were placed behind the skewback columns, which hid them from the river view completely.
Skewbacks and ornate cast-iron grilles, which had been covered with plastic and acoustic ceiling tiles over the years, were also exposed.