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buffaloed

Puzzled, perplexed, or completely confused (about a subject or some task at hand). I tried to do well in this class, but I've been buffaloed since we started.
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double buffalo

slang The speed limit of 55 miles per hour. The US nickel, which is worth five cents, at one time featured a picture of a buffalo. Whoa, whoa, cool it with the double buffalo—the speed limit here is 25!
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double nickels

slang The speed limit of 55 miles per hour. "Nickel" refers to the US five-cent coin. Whoa, whoa, cool it with the double nickels—the speed limit here is 25!
See also: double, nickel

buffaloed

(ˈbəfəlod)
mod. confused; stumped. These tax forms really have me buffaloed.
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double nickels

and double buffalo
n. the number fifty-five; the fifty-five-mile-per-hour speed limit. (Originally citizens band radio. The buffalo is on one side of the nickel.) You’d better travel right on those double nickels in through here. The bears are hungry. Double buffalo is for trucks. You can go seventy.
See also: double, nickel

double buffalo

verb
See also: buffalo, double
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Teams representing the village, the park district and the Buffalo Grove Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce faced off in the first Rick Drazner Memorial Softball Game at Emmerich Park.
As a result of the countrywide Anatolian water buffalo improvement program, which was launched by the General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policies of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in 2011,the number of water buffaloes increased to 142 000 in 2016 (TUIK, 2017).
The father of two who was on his way home when the lone buffalo charged at him near the shores of the lake.
Live buffalo is an emerging export market for the Territory and has been showing strong growth in recent years, including: 10,254 buffalo exported through Darwin Port in 2017-18, a 24 per cent increase on the previous financial year and the highest result on record.
The exhibition coupled with the cavalcade of Local Desi Animals belonging to Cholistani, Dhanni, Rojhan, Nari, Dajal Cattle breeds, Nili Ravi,Nili Kundi Buffalo breeds, Beetal, Nukri, Tedi and Nachi Goat breeds and Mundri,Kajli,Thalli,Lohi,Damani Sheep breeds and the dance of Barela and Marecha Breed Camels amused the audience.
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Based on above mentioned scenario, the present study was designed to supplement oil and rumen-inert fats in buffalo diet to evaluate productive and reproductive performance in lactating dairy buffalo.
During the month of November, Blue Buffalo will donate 1 percent of BLUE Freedom dog food sales to Sierra Delta, up to $125,000.
Cattle and buffalo species have important contributions to world agricultural economy with their products.
'I bought a buffalo for 300,000 rupees, which is three times higher than the market price.
The highest bidder while talking to reporter narrated that he had bought this buffalo as a token of love for his Quaid Nawaz Sharif.
'We are reviewing the Indian buffalo meat importation because there are some that are slipping into the market which is not supposed to happen,' Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol said.
Pinol made the statement after the DA received reports that some vendors in Marikina are selling Indian buffalo meat, more commonly known as carabeef.
The 33rd Annual New York State Folk Arts Roundtable convened in Buffalo in May 2018, and we checked out the sights in a prelude to the American Folklore Society's 2018 annual meeting in Buffalo this October.