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Buck

(bŭk),
Gordon, U.S. surgeon, 1807-1877. See: Buck extension, Buck fascia, Buck traction.

buck

Regional drug slang
To shoot someone in the head.

buck

1. adult male goat. Unlikely to be kept for any purpose other than an active breeding life, and then only at a distance.
2. breeding male of most small, wild ruminant species, including roe, fallow, muntjac and Chinese water deer. In larger deer species is called bull.
3. the violent actions performed by a horse attempting to dislodge a rider. In rodeo contests steers and bulls may also be engaged in riding-bucking contests with human riders.
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If the sawhorse will be left outside in bad weather, you may want to paint it with an exterior latex paint.
Other stagecraft trickery, including rear-screen projection of galloping horses and Mary's fateful ride atop what resembles a saddled sawhorse, seems a shade too literal-minded.
A neighbor brought the scalding barrel, which we leaned against a metal sawhorse to fill it with water.
The photos show the snowball thrower supported by a sawhorse.
An equatorial or motor-driven mount will only get in the way; it's better to uncouple the scope from its mount and prop the tube on a sawhorse or other rock-solid support.
The decades-old custom, where a defendant is led out of a police precinct and down a pathway cordoned off by police sawhorse barricades, shows the police doing their job, as reporters shout questions and still photographers and TV cameramen takes shots for their publications and the evening news.
The Shorty Awards, produced by Sawhorse Media, a Brooklyn-based Internet company, honor the best Twitterers of 2008 in categories including nonprofit, news and food.
Contract Awarded for sawhorse engineering, labels & instructions
You gotta screw lumber to the top of a folding metal sawhorse anyway, so why not build a simple channel and turn your horse into a multi-trick pony?
At the Gengel household in Rutland last night, family members began to arrive about 6:15, driving past a wooden sawhorse placed in the snow at the end of the driveway that held a white sign with red lettering that said: "Please respect our privacy.
Smaller vises have continuous screws and are light and easy to clamp on e workbench or sawhorse.
SawHorse, a 22-person, $6 million design/build company in Atlanta, has always been more fashion-and brand-conscious than your average remodeler.