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bully

any of various small freshwater fishes of the genera Gobiomorphus and Philynodon of New Zealand
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When he got a hot drink it was tainted with petrol so for the next for or five hours he'd be filling a bully beef tin.
Apart from talk in a shared language or merely with hands and kindred eyes, the men exchanged gifts, using everything from bully beef and barrels of beer to small mementos.
Germans very eager to exchange almost anything for our bully beef and jam.
Grace and her nurses tore up their petticoats to use as bandages, survived for weeks on bully beef and biscuits and saved the lives of thousands wounded at Lone Pine and the Nek.
One comes up with 10 things to do with bully beef - because that's all they had to eat - but they all tried to recreate a sense of home of civilisation in the trenches.
Our ration was breakfast: half a slice of corned beef which we called Bully Beef, half a cup of tea or coffee, and some of our bread we bought.
"When I was developing the character I found I had this knack of speaking like an old man and coming up with words like bully beef, to be honest I've no idea where that came from.
Utilising unlikely ingredients, including carrots, tea, coffee and tobacco for paint as well as old bully beef tins and borrowed cement, they fashioned a church.
The 'bully beef' associated with rations through the First World War to the Falklands has been replaced by curries, pasta and veggie meals.
Boy, did I get tired of "bully beef" [canned corned beef] and lamb!