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bull nose

[′bu̇l ‚nōz]
(building construction)
A rounded external angle, as one used at window returns and doorframes.
(metallurgy)
A ladle used in foundry operations for carrying molten metal.
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Martina is filmed bringing even more trophies home for her prizewinning bull-nosed truck.
Like the deck, the table's triangular top has an outer band of bull-nosed redwood; the top is covered with gray slate tiles.
And along the front, thelittle, bull-nosed cars swayed and dipped in a crazy ballet of rock and roll,orchestrated by the slap of elastic ated -fabric on thighs, as the mothers and their nubile daughters changed from ordinary clothes into their swimming costumes.
We'd all gather round to see the bull-nosed Morris with Eric's dad at the wheel.
My father had a bull-nosed Morris Cowley which languished under a tree for about five years.
Next, the edge-glued blanks are surfaced with one bull-nosed edge on a Wadkin moulder and precision end-trimmed.
Vertical circulation is primarily via lifts just inboard from these stairs, in a bull-nosed service tower sheathed in stainless steel.
It is these bull-nosed tractors which have been commonly seen on the news towing truckloads of refugees.