Sentence Examples with the word balk

At the very moment when she would have seized her prey, the hare moved and darted along the balk between the winter rye and the stubble.

Again Erza and Milka were abreast, running like a pair of carriage horses, and began to overtake the hare, but it was easier for the hare to run on the balk and the borzois did not overtake him so quickly.

A balk is a log hewn or sawn to a square section, and varying in size from I 1 to 18 in.