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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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But how, having established this, could his value as a stud horse be increased?
Winning rider Robbie Davis said: "He's a five-year-old stud horse, and when these guys come into their own they're dangerous.
Obviously he is a stud horse and he has huge potential there.
Gordon, who trains some of Ryanair owner Michael O'Leary's Gigginstown Stud horses, added: "We are trying to improve the place all the time but we are lucky things are working out well.
This offer will hopefully help punters get off to a flying start at Prestbury Park and we at BoyleSports wish Mr O Leary s Gigginstown House Stud horses the very best of luck at the festival.
True, most of the opposition to Mullins comes from those yards fuelled by the young team of Gigginstown House Stud horses and, to a lesser extent, the Pottses and Connell.
And this is the first time that the two Darley Stud horses from Australia -- who will run under the Godolphin colours -- are making the long trip with an eye on Dubai glory.
No stud horses are imported, so only Bahraini strains are bred with mares, which are also hand-picked to maintain the breed's fine qualities.