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bull-fight

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  • bull|fight|er — «BUL FY tuhr», noun. a man who fights a bull in an arena; matador …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bull-Fight, The Spanish — • Includes details of three kinds of bull fights: (1) caballerescas, (2) populares, and (3) gladiatorias Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • bull|fight|ing — «BUL FY tihng», noun. the sport of fighting a bull in an arena: »For more than seven centuries, bullfighting has been Spain s reigning craze and pastime (Newsweek) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • The Spanish Bull-Fight —     The Spanish Bull Fight     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Spanish Bull Fight     Neither the English term nor the German (Stiergefecht) used to designate this popular diversion of the Spaniards, can be said to express adequately the essential… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Bull-leaping — (also , from Greek gr. ταυροκαθάψια [The name of a ritual bull fight held on occasion of a festival in Thessaly (scholion to Pindar, Pythian Odes 2.78), at Smyrna (CIG 3212) and at Sinope (CIG 4157).] ) is a motif of Middle Bronze Age figurative… …   Wikipedia

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  • Bull Curry — Fred Thomas Koury, Sr. Ring name(s) Wild Bull Curry Billed height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Billed weight …   Wikipedia

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