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Okay, fine, you might want shears for chest-length beards, but if your hair’s shorter than roughly 18 millimeters, a trimmer might just do the trick.
On Tuesday, while it was still partially frozen, I gruesomely spatchcocked it with a pair of kitchen shears whose handles were falling apart.
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The inclined tensions and compressions in the bars of a braced web are equivalent to this shear.
The distribution of shear on vertical sections is given by the ordinates of a sloping line.
Greatest Shear when concentrated Loads travel over the Bridge.
The distribution of shear is given by the partially shaded rectangles.
The shaded rectangles represent the distribution of shear due to the load at C, while no may be termed the datum line of shear.
Winds on the great waters against a strong tidal current beat up the wave and shear and wing the spray, as in Aminta's bosom.
And before that loom could make cloth somebody had to raise sheep and shear them to get the wool.
I sent a man to shear the ewe, by which a remedy could more easily be applied to cure the disease with which it was infected.

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