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Buck

Slang for one million dollars.

Buck

1. Among traders, informal for $1 million.

2. More generally, informal for one dollar or one euro. See also: Breaking the buck.

3. In bond trading, 1/10 of one dollar of a bond price. Because bonds often are quoted in terms of 1,000 points (and not in terms of dollars), a buck is equivalent to one point.
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Clearly it's easier to evaluate where a buck's neck merges with his chest if the buck is standing with his head in a straightforward and upright position.
Interestingly, most of the bucks I've observed exhibiting this behavior have secreted away from high-density buck zones.
If you see two points off the main beam, the buck probably has four points on that antler.
Hope the buck gets older: I will get into this in more detail in the next section, but it has been fascinating to discover, over the past 10 years, that bucks can (and usually do) become easier to kill once they reach full maturity.
The buck stopped behind a double-trunked tree, leaving me a 6-inch-wide gap to slip an arrow through.
Of course, she laid claim to the shed and the buck like any enthusiastic seven-year-old would.
calls, "and I think I have a chance of killing him, then what I do next depends on the mood of the buck. I read his body language, paying particular attention to his ears and the hair on his body.
They are like switches that turn on the buck movement.