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 for baulk
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bauk \Bauk\, Baulk \Baulk\, n. & v.
     See Balk.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  baulk
      n 1: the area on a billiard table behind the balkline; "a player
           with ball in hand must play from the balk" [syn: balk,
           baulk]
      2: something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or
         progress [syn: hindrance, hinderance, deterrent,
         impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap]
      3: one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof
         [syn: rafter, balk, baulk]
      v 1: refuse to comply [syn: resist, balk, baulk, jib]

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