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From the same idea, after cutting their nails, the parings are carefully committed to the flames.
AT HOME WITH THE PATAGONIANSGEORGE CHAWORTH MUSTERS
A jelly may be made of the parings and cores for family use.
If he cuts his nails, he must throw the parings into a thicket.
THE LAND OF FOOTPRINTSSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
It is wonderful what curious saleable articles they make of the parings of his claws, and hairs of his mane.
If at length thou hast grown to outweigh me, slice thyself down and throw me the parings.
Weigh the boiled cores and parings, and to each pound allow a half-pint of the quince-water.
In the valleys considerable chips, or parings, lie in prodigious heaps.'
The pigs were Cedric's, but Gurth too would get his parings of them.
PAST AND PRESENTTHOMAS CARLYLE
The boys now gathered up the parings, carried them away, and once more the room was in order.
RANDY'S SUMMERAMY BROOKS
Pat the cores and parings into a kettle, with water enough to cover them, keeping the lid of the kettle closed.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.