from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An obsolete variant of belch.
- n. A bull-calf: sometimes used familiarly in reference to a person, either in kindness or in contempt.
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And she was sitting there shrieing when all of the sudden there appeared before her, her gay mudfather and he touched her with his wagic mand and there appeared before her a kig bulch and hix white sorces to take her to the bancy fall, and he said -- "Rindercella, be sure and be home before midnight or I'll purn you into a tumpkin!"
To belch or bulch like _Clitipho_, whom _Terence_ setteth forth,