Buck, Gurdon

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Gurdon, U.S. surgeon, 1807-1877.
Buck extension - apparatus for applying longitudinal skin traction on the leg. Synonym(s): Buck traction
Buck extension bar
Buck extension frame
Buck extension splint
Buck fascia - a deep layer which surrounds the three erectile bodies of the penis. Synonym(s): fascia penis profunda
Buck femoral cement restrictor inserter
Buck fracture appliance
Buck hook
Buck knee brace
Buck method
Buck osteotome
Buck plug
Buck traction - Synonym(s): Buck extension
Buck tractor
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NO 10 RIVALS James Hook, left, and Stephen Jones during a Wales training session, but rugby legend Barry John reckons young buck Hook should be a fixture in the side Picture: Huw Evans Agency
Once a buck hooks up with a hot doe, he no longer needs the services of a scrape line.
When a mature buck hooks up with a hot doe, he prefers to keep her to himself and will often push her into a "safe" area where other bucks rarely tread.