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characterized by marked muscular development; powerfully built

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muscular and heavily built

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The 15-m-wide riparian burlier at Gallagher's Grass (GG) was planted with signal grass (Brachiaria decumbens), a low-growing perennial, which forms a dense vegetation cover.
If he or she is ready for something a little burlier, then you can't go wrong with [B] Swiss Amy's Officer Blue Dial ($295) in stainless steel.
Doing a rock and roll in an over-vert pool is so much burlier that a 360 flip in a parking lot.
Their competition goes down to the wire, but the gym teachers emerge victorious, largely due to the burlier mans choice of a small painted bowl.
George Warrington, burlier than Pendennis, serves to correct Pendennis's capricious sensibility and to laugh him out of his conceit; although Warrington too has his hidden regrets.
Hyundai's redesigns its small and sporty three-door front-drive hatchback with burlier styling.
While both the Maruti Suzuki concepts are based on being SUVs in different categories, Honda has brought the 2018 CR-V with the updated Honda Sensing infotainment system, seven seats and an overall burlier appeal buoyed by more usage of chrome.
The latest car looks a good deal burlier than its predecessor, with pronounced wheel arch flares and a lot more shape in the flanks.
"I was very disappointed when I stopped growing," he grins, aware that even in the old amateur days scrum-halves were burlier than Flat jockeys.
Other varieties, like the Cardiff daffodil, have been specially grown to be "bigger and burlier" to be used in parks, he said, where they need to be resistant to wear and tear.
Such an event had not occurred since 1638 and faced by a burlier and stronger man, William withdrew his charge.
But in the traditional spirit of the event the burlier players make sure the younger ones also get to join in the fun.