Stud


Stud

Stud may refer to:
* Stud (animal) - a male animal employed for breeding
* By analogy, a virile human male (see gender role)
* A small ornamental button mounted on a short post for insertion through an eyelet
* Screw - a threaded fastener
* The interlocking circular piece of a LEGO brick
* Stud earring for pierced ears
* Cleat (shoe) - a protrusion on the bottom of a shoe to provide extra grip
* Shoe studs - a traction device used on the bottom of horse shoes
* Traction devices inserted in the tread of automobile winter tires
* Wall stud - a vertical member within a light-frame construction wall. Also, Stud Wall
* Stud poker - a kind of card game:
** Five-card stud
** Seven-card stud
** Caribbean Stud Poker
* "Studs" (game show) - a dating show from the early 1990s
* Stud contact system, an obsolete Ground-level power supply system for tramways


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Synonyms:
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