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stud

1
1. a large-headed nail or other projection protruding from a surface, usually as decoration
2. a headless bolt that is threaded at both ends, the centre portion being unthreaded
3. any short projection on a machine, such as the metal cylinder that forms a journal for the gears on a screw-cutting lathe
4. the crossbar in the centre of a link of a heavy chain

stud

2
1. a group of pedigree animals, esp horses, kept for breeding purposes
2. any male animal kept principally for breeding purposes, esp a stallion
3. a farm or stable where a stud is kept
4. the state or condition of being kept for breeding purposes

Stud

One of a series of upright posts or vertical structural members that act as the supporting elements in a wall or partition.

stud

[stəd]
(building construction)
One of the vertical members in the walls of a framed building to which wallboards, lathing, or paneling is nailed or fastened.
(design engineering)
A rivet, boss, or nail with a large, ornamental head.
A short rod or bolt threaded at both ends without a head.

stud

stud, 2
stud, 1
1. An upright post or support, esp. one of a series of vertical structural members which act as the supporting elements in a wall or partition.
2. A cylindrical rod of moderate length, threaded on one or both ends or throughout its entire length.
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We still have one more race in the Wathba Stud Farm Cup here this year.
Drugs were found at Guiseley Way, left, and on a stud farm near Stockton, below
Mair and Nicolas Arnold on the stud farm in Tyla Gwyn and, right, some CCTV footage of the duo taken by investigators Mair Arnold and husband Nicolas were found guilty of fraudulently claiming almost pounds 6,500 in benefits
Some of India's biggest farms, and ones that have produced champion stallions, are Usha Stud Farm and Sohna Stud Farm (Gurgaon, Haryana), Poonawalla Stud Farm and Nanoli Stud Farm (Pune), and Kunigal Stud Farm (Bangalore).
She's now making a good recovery (inset) Two of the 69 horses removed from mother-of-one Dawn Rose's stud farm near Chirk - three stricken animals died
READY FOR THE OFF Holly Brown at Chesters Stud Farm in Chollerford, who will take part in the John Smith's People's Race in April.
A ticket for entrance to the new museum with a guided tour of the stud farm costs 10 euros for adults, 7.
Heidi told the Las Vegas Review-Journal that men are clamoring to work at the stud farm.
Bull semen orders are big business for Supersires, a Darlington bull and stud farm, and the Royal Mail is celebrating its part in the success story.
ROLLING Stone Charlie Watts was swindled out of nearly pounds 10,000 by the manager of his Arab stallion stud farm, a court heard yesterday.
Like, a barrow of oats a week and a fortnightly frolic at the stud farm.
Planning documents obtained by Greenpeace show that high-end infrastructure built for Sheikh Mohammeds Godolphin stud farm sits on land previously reserved for agriculture.