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  • n. An aggressive dog which guards a scrapyard or junkyard.
  • n. An animal or person with an especially nasty and combative demeanor.


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  • That's what Ol 'Nurse Haversmith ... she's the night nurse and mean as a junkyard dog ... that's what she said when they brought you back in a couple of hours ago after you'd gone sleepwalkin'.

    Prayers To Broken Stones


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