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Related to bullbaiting: Bear baiting
The formerly popular sport of setting dogs to attack a chained bull and especially to seize it by the nose.
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(General Sporting Terms) a type of blood sport involving the baiting of a bull by dogs
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the action or sport of setting dogs upon a bull in a pen or arena.
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