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bugle,

brass wind musical instrument consisting of a conical tube coiled once upon itself, capable of producing five or six harmonics. It is usually in G or B flat. Its principal use is for military and naval bugle calls, such as taps and reveille, and, in earlier times, for hunting calls. In the early 19th cent., keyed bugles were made in order to obtain a complete scale.

reducer

reducer, 2
1. A thinner or solvent; used to lower the viscosity of a paint, varnish, or lacquer.

bugle

1
Music a brass instrument similar to the cornet but usually without valves: used for military fanfares, signal calls, etc.

bugle

2. any of several Eurasian plants of the genus Ajuga, esp A. reptans, having small blue or white flowers: family Lamiaceae (labiates)

bugle

3
a tubular glass or plastic bead sewn onto clothes for decoration
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Paul and I put our raingear under our polar fleece to reduce noise, and then we quietly headed down the ridge in the general direction of the bugling bull.
Some of my favorites include Primos' Hoss Bugle ($43) and Baffle Bugle ($36), Bugling Bull Game Calls' Bully Bull Bugling Tube ($30) and the ELK Inc.
As elk begin ramping up their routines ahead of peak bugling season, visitors flock in greater numbers to areas where they can see the wild spectacle unfold.
It's sad that soldiers are not being trained in bugling to fulfil ceremonial requirements from time to time.
The Wyoming Inn Elk Bugling Package for two includes the Wildlife Expeditions four-hour Sunset Expedition for two in a customized, safari-style vehicle accompanied by a biologist guide, and two nights accommodations for two in Queen/Queen or King room, including:
cruising back roads, listening for bugling and offering calls after I've parked long enough to allow things to settle.
In 10 days, we got into one herd of elk and heard virtually no bugling.
As we closed the distance, a second elk began bugling to the east, followed by a third bull to the south.
My concerns were short lived, as an hour before daylight the next morning Kyle (one of my hunting buddies) told me he heard a couple bulls bugling behind camp, the opposite direction from where we were hunting.
If bugling, are you going to use a location bugle, a herd bull bugle, or an aggressive challenge bugle?