Buckhound
Buckhound Buck"hound`, n. A hound for hunting deer. [1913 Webster]

{Master of the buckhounds}, an officer in the royal household. [Eng.] [1913 Webster]


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  • buckhound — /buk hownd /, n. a hound trained to hunt bucks and other game. [1520 30; BUCK1 + HOUND1] * * * …   Universalium

  • buckhound — n. dog used to hunt deer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • buckhound — /ˈbʌkhaʊnd/ (say bukhownd) noun a hound for hunting bucks, etc., similar to the staghound, but smaller …   Australian English dictionary

  • buckhound — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: buck (I) + hound : a dog used for coursing deer * * * /buk hownd /, n. a hound trained to hunt bucks and other game. [1520 30; BUCK1 + HOUND1] * * * buckˈhound noun A small kind of staghound used for hunting bucks …   Useful english dictionary

  • Master of the buckhounds — Buckhound Buck hound , n. A hound for hunting deer. [1913 Webster] {Master of the buckhounds}, an officer in the royal household. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Master of the Buckhounds — The Master of the Buckhounds was an officer in the Master of the Horse s department of the British Royal Household. The holder was also His/Her Majesty s Representative at Ascot. It was a political office, so the holder, who was always a nobleman …   Wikipedia

  • List of Special Operations Executive operations in World War II — Special Operations Executive (SOE)= * Aeneas (1944) mdash; Belgium * Arboretum (1944) mdash; Belgium, agents executed, few details of exact mission. * Aemilius (1944) mdash; Belgium, 3 August 1944, field name Lucie, Rockfort Marche region. *… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste des operations du SOE — Liste des opérations du SOE Ce tableau présente la liste des opérations du Special Operations Executive (SOE). Les field names (noms de guerre) des agents sont ceux figurant entre guillemets et en italique, comme par exemple « Lucie ».… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Liste des opérations du SOE — Ce tableau présente la liste des opérations du Special Operations Executive (SOE). Les noms de guerre (field names) des agents figurent entre guillemets. Nom de l’opération Année Pays Détails (traduction en cours) Aemilius 1944 Belgique 3 août,… …   Wikipédia en Français

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