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German translation of “bull”

bull

noun /bul/
the male of the ox family and of the whale, walrus, elephant etc.
der Bulle
a bull’s-eye.
das Bullauge
bullock /-lək/ noun a young bull.
junger Bulle
a castrated bull, an ox, often used to pull bullock carts.
der Ochse
bullfight noun in Spain etc a fight between a bull and men on horseback and on foot.
der Stierkampf
bullfighter noun
der Stierkämpfer
bullring noun the enclosed area where a bullfight takes place.
die Stierkampfarena
bull’s-eye noun the centre of a target, especially in archery, darts etc.
das Zentrum
(Definition of bull from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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