bloodhound


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a breed of large powerful hound of European origin having very acute smell and used in tracking

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There ain't any dog that's got a lovelier disposition than a bloodhound, and this one knowed us and liked us.
Me and Huck's found Jubiter Dunlap's corpse all by ourselves with a bloodhound, after everybody else had quit hunting and given it up; and if it hadn't a been for us it never WOULD 'a' been found; and he WAS murdered too--they done it with a club or something like that; and I'm going to start in and find the murderer, next, and I bet I'll do it
Who can believe that animals closely resembling the Italian greyhound, the bloodhound, the bull-dog, or Blenheim spaniel, &c.
Instead of taking the footman, whose nose was human, and therefore useless in any emergency, I took the bloodhound with me.
I saw the water streaming over the road towards the ditch, and it reminded me of Uncle Tom's Cabin at Milltown, when Eliza took her baby and ran across the Mississippi on the ice blocks, pursued by the bloodhounds.
A pack of bloodhounds followed the way of his bleeding feet.
Why, my dear boy, when a man has been proscribed by the mountaineers, has escaped from Paris in a hay-cart, been hunted over the plains of Bordeaux by Robespierre's bloodhounds, he becomes accustomed to most things.
was determined to seize this prey, that he should allow it to escape; the young lion was already accustomed to the chase, and he had bloodhounds sufficiently clever to be trusted.
They let loose two immense bloodhounds at night, which all last night were yelling and howling at the moon.
UK fans had the opportunity to watch Bloodhound SSC (pictured) in action at the public tests held last October, in Newquay.
In October, Bloodhound, which is driven by ex-RAF fighter pilot Andy Green, reached 200mph during trials at Cornwall Airport in Newquay.
Putting a sensor failure on the throttle pedal meant that BLOODHOUND SSC did not achieve reheat (aka afterburners) during the two test runs on the Education Day at the airport.
Bloodhound SSC is designed to reach 1,000mph in a bid to set a record that cannot be beaten by existing technology.
Bloodhound that speed eight seconds F y et At the controls was RAF Wing Commander Andy Green, who 20 years ago set the record and became the first person to breach the sound barrier on land, at 763mph.
Earlier this year, Oracle announced that the Bloodhound Project selected Oracle Cloud to collect, analyze, and broadcast data from more than 500 real-time sensors installed on the Bloodhound Supersonic Car to classrooms around the world.