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Although I feel more numb than overwhelmed this year, I am grateful for the simplicity of this dish.
The technical distinction is mind-numbing to everyone but securities lawyers, but has some important implications.
Last winter, JaMarcus Crews forced his feet, however numb, to walk a paved public track in the town of Centreville, Alabama, until his calves cramped and sweat bloomed across his T-shirt.
They’re exactly what I want to keep my legs from going numb while cooking dinner on late-fall camping trips.
To keep the blood flow going, she releases saliva from the hypopharynx, which contains a tranquilizer to numb sensation.
Some people prefer to use numbing cream, but no anesthesia is required and discomfort is minor.
CAN YOU GET TOO MUCH BOTOX?BY MATTHEW J. LIN/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 1, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
The itching was so bad that I put ice cubes in my leggings in hopes of numbing the bites enough so I could sleep.
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When she thought that he was there at hand, waiting for her, she grew numb with the intoxication of expectancy.
Her soul was numb, her courage seemed dead, and little care had she in that hour of what might betide her now.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
As they sat by the ashes, numb with the cold, all of a sudden a new warmth filled the lodge.

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