Definition of Bitthead

1. Noun. The upper end of a bitt.

Group relationships: Bitt, Bollard
Generic synonyms: End, Terminal



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bitthead

bitterroots
bitters
bittersweet
bittersweet chocolate
bittersweet nightshade
bittersweetly
bittersweetness
bittersweets
bitterweed
bitterweeds
bitterwood
bitterwood tree
bitterwoods
bitterwort
bitterworts
bitthead (current term)
bittie
bittier
bitties
bittiest
bittily
bittiness
bittinesses
bitting
bittings
bittock
bittocks
bittor
bittor bittour
bittorrents

Literary usage of Bitthead

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1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Exchequer by Great Britain Court of Exchequer, Charles John Crompton, John Jervis, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber (1832)
"bitthead(c) , Lee v. Rogers (d), and in Gould v. Johnson (e), which latter case came also by writ of error from the Court of Common Pleas. ..."

2. Scott's New Reports in the Court of Common Pleas and Exchequer Chamber [1840 by John Scott, Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber (1843)
"In endeavouring to weigh, carried away deck and bitthead stoppers, messengers and messenger spare hawser and strops : great strain on stem at times. ..."

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