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They also fine-tuned the speed and range of movement of the robotic arms—after all, no one wants to see a giant robotic arm gripping with a pointy fork flying at your face with a dangling, mangled piece of cake.
A PARALYZED MAN USED HIS MIND TO CONTROL TWO ROBOTIC ARMS TO EAT CAKESHELLY FANJULY 5, 2022SINGULARITY HUB 
Popular online posts on this topic that defend Bitcoin, including from the digital mining operator Mawson, either do not cite any sources for their data or mangle the findings of trusted institutions.
FACT-CHECKING 8 CLAIMS ABOUT CRYPTO’S CLIMATE IMPACTANDREW R. CHOWJULY 1, 2022TIME
Those skeletons, unacknowledged—specters if you will—will always be there to raise their mangled heads when we least desire or can afford.
AN ULTRAMARATHON GRAPPLES WITH SLAVERY’S LEGACY IN NEW YORKMMIRHASHEMFEBRUARY 18, 2022OUTSIDE ONLINE
When I was very young we went caroling and always had a huge tree topped with a gold tinsel star that would look more mangled every year.
CHILDREN OF CLASSIC CHRISTMAS MOVIE STARS SHARE MEMORIES OF THEIR PARENTS' BELOVED FILMSMELISSA AUGUSTDECEMBER 21, 2021TIME
Somehow it seems fitting, given everything we’ve learned about the art market thus far, that an attempt to address this relatively simple royalty issue was so badly mangled.
“I’VE BEEN WORKING MY ASS OFF FOR YOU TO MAKE THAT PROFIT?” (EP. 485)STEPHEN J. DUBNERDECEMBER 9, 2021FREAKONOMICS
He bumped into someone, a civilian secretary, and together they moved ahead until they saw some light and heard voices and made their way through a mangled doorway to Corridor 5 and toward safety.
SEPT. 11, 2001: AN ORDINARY WORK DAY, THEN SURREAL SCENES OF DREAD AND DEATHDAVID MARANISSSEPTEMBER 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
You can't perform a nice, clean Windows 11 installation yet, sadly—you'll need to use Windows Update to mangle an existing Windows 10 installation instead.
THE WINDOWS 11 INSIDER BUILD IS SURPRISINGLY UNPOLISHED AND UNFINISHEDJIM SALTERJULY 8, 2021ARS TECHNICA
Now, here seemed simple panic: and like a pack of dogs which rush to mangle a mongrel, they were at him pell-mell.
THE LORD OF THE SEAM. P. SHIEL
They are then damped on a water mangle, and beamed on to the heavy iron bowl of the beetling machine.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 3VARIOUS
In a laundry visited when the boss was out, we conferred with the engineer about one particularly bad mangle.
MAKING BOTH ENDS MEETSUE AINSLIE CLARK AND EDITH WYATT
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WORDS RELATED TO MANGLE

  • attenuate
  • blunt
  • debilitate
  • disarm
  • dislimb
  • dismember
  • enfeeble
  • hamstring
  • hurt
  • immobilize
  • incapacitate
  • injure
  • lame
  • maim
  • mangle
  • mutilate
  • palsy
  • paralyze
  • prostrate
  • sap
  • sideline
  • stifle
  • undermine
  • unstrengthen
  • weaken
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