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bear

(bâr)
n.
a. Any of various usually omnivorous mammals of the family Ursidae that have a shaggy coat and a short tail and walk with the entire lower surface of the foot touching the ground.
b. Any of various other animals, such as the koala, that resemble a true bear.
(1) A subculture in gay/bisexual male communities with events, codes and culture-specific identity that hinge around a hypermasculine identity
(2) A member of a subculture of gay/bisexual males who is hairy and often bearded. Some bears have embraced transgendered as well as non-gendered individuals

bear

see ursus, brunus edwardii and koala. Species of less legitimate lineage include Pooh, Paddington and Brideshead bears.
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You can essentially roll the Micro Bore off the truck, put it in line with an extruder and begin producing tubing," says Bessemer.
We can locate the program on the exact center of the part, without worrying that some flash on the outside of the casting will throw a bore off target.
City fight fans haven't seen one of their own wear the Lonsdale belt since Roy Rutherford way back in 2003 and James, sponsored by Autohaus Green Garage, JM Groundworks, Pro-Sil, Bore Off and Spon End Tyres, gets his shot after winning a pair of British-title eliminators.