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A rounded edge, corner, or projection, as on a stairstep or paving stone.



1. a rounded or obtuse exterior angle, as the corner made by two walls.
2. a structural member, as a brick, used in forming such an angle.
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Noun1.bullnose - a small carpenter's plane with the cutting edge near the frontbullnose - a small carpenter's plane with the cutting edge near the front
carpenter's plane, woodworking plane, plane - a carpenter's hand tool with an adjustable blade for smoothing or shaping wood; "the cabinetmaker used a plane for the finish work"
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allow for the excavation of 2m wide footpath with brush and bullnose finish and the laying of kerbs "standard road kerbing" to contain footpaths.
The Bullnose will sell all Naked Deli's takeaway 'grab and go' health foods and treats, along with the firm's cold pressed juices, superfood smoothies, teas and coffees, protein shakes from this summer, when the unit opens creating 10 new jobs.
Bullnose and tapered-edge details, Turner says, reference the dining tables, stereo cabinets, and fold-down desks that made cameos in his and Poffenberger's childhoods.
Exploitation and reproduction of the bullnose ray (Myliobatis freminvillei) caught in an artisanal fishery in La Pared, Margarita Island, Venezuela.
In 1912 he designed a car, the bullnose Morris and using bought-in components (including engines and axles from USA) began to build them at a disused military training college in Cowley, Oxford.
We provide valuable data based on the commercial landings of the bullnose ray (Myliobatis freminvillei), which we studied during 2 separate time periods (October 2005-December 2007 and January-December 2013).
I love my bullnose shovel, but not if it turns into a Prairiebuster
Recently, it supplied a shipment loaded with Kashmir White granite bullnose products to an overseas customer.
Small decisions add up SOMETHING as simple as choosing a square-cut work surface over a bullnose one can make a huge difference to how modern and luxurious your kitchen feels.
The story begins in 1913, with the first Bullnose Morris Oxford being built by William Morris just a few hundred metres from where the modern Mini plant stands.
His favourite cars were never the big cars in the range but the smaller ones like the Morris Bullnose and the first Morris Minor and the Morris 8," he said.