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A rounded edge, corner, or projection, as on a stairstep or paving stone.
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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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We went in an old Bullnose Morris car, arriving at Splash Point and the first day was spent unloading the car and putting the holiday home in order.
This year, the rally was also chosen to host the Scottish Vintage Vehicle Federation Champion of Champions competition, which was won by Robert Lawrence, of Mintlaw, with his 1923 Morris Bullnose Oxford.
The property would be split to provide a cafe to the bullnose section and service offices of various sizes.
THE lives of officers and Men of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), Port Health and the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) working at the Bullnose Terminal building inside the Apapa premier port are in danger as the building is nearing collapse, investigations have revealed.
Bargoed SAC fished a measured match from Stout Point to the Bullnose at Cold Knap.
The 1926 Morris Oxford Bullnose is estimated to fetch between PS18,000 and PS22,000 by specialist vintage car auction house H&H Classics when it goes up for sale on July 19 at The Pavilion Gardens in Buxton - coincidentally a venue where the Fab Four once played.
The kitchen's many features include built-in speakers in the ceiling, a bullnose marble work surface, as well as a range cooker with a five-ring gas hob and electric ovens below.
The company says thanks to the reliability of its manufacturing and quality control systems it has just completed the supply of 62 million pieces of its Plamar Heat Shrinkable Bullnose caps with zero defects, to one of the world's largest manufacturers of single phase electric motors and this is one of the largest single orders that Lamina has completed.
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).