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[n] a short abrupt inclination (as of the head); "he gave me a short bob of acknowledgement"
[n] a short or shortened tail of certain animals
[n] a small float usually made of cork; attached to a fishing line
[n] a hanging weight, especially a metal ball on a string
[n] a long racing sled (for 2 or more people) with a steering mechanism
[n] a hair style for women and children; a short haircut all around
[n] a former monetary unit in Great Britain
[v] cut hair in the style of a bob; "Bernice bobs her hair these days!"
[v] make a curtsy; usually done only by girls and women; as a sign of respect; "She curtsied when she shook the Queen's hand"
[v] remove or shorten the tail of an animal
[v] move up and down repeatedly; "her rucksack bobbed gently on her back"
[v] ride a bobsled; "The boys bobbed down the hill screaming with pleasure"


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