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Butt

An obsolete measure of volume equivalent to 126 gallons.
References in classic literature ?
Yet the fact remains that the reader, who was a fine, robust old man, was knocked clean down by it as if it had been the butt end of a pistol.
It may be a furious squall coming, butt end foremost.
Indeed, the program provides treatment and NORTH SOUTH abutments and the butt ends of beams and slabs by applying a suitable product.
The above is a sample list of the sort of items found discarded in the valleys last Sunday when the GE[micro]remelis gathered for a spring-clean before the start of the tourist season, although of course by far the most plentiful items were those casually dropped by smokers: scrunched-up cigarette packets, pieces of the film used to seal them, and enough butt ends to create a paper cabin.
It consisted of three plastic tubes 10 cm long (2) with analysable soil (1), which were densely closed from butt ends and were located between two metal plates (4 and 5), one of them being a heat exchanger or a heater (5).
Debris is to be stacked along the curb at about 4- to 8-feet long with the butt ends facing in the same direction.
of cigarette butt ends and litter on the pavements, especially in the older parts of the city like