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Byrnes and his collaborators have found that the thin patagium is rich in muscles, and some parts are stiffer than others.
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Maps is another place where Apple’s got some pretty stiff competition from Google.
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Colman keeps a stiff upper lip, even as the role begins to shift out from under her.
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By this April, SoftBank admitted that it was on track to take stiff losses from its Vision Fund portfolio, which, when combined with other investing losses, pushed the company into a rare loss for the year.
HOW SOFTBANK’S VISION FUND TURNED LOSSES INTO GOLD THIS SUMMERALEX WILHELMNOVEMBER 12, 2020TECHCRUNCH
There’s an old Polish woman, for instance, whose stiff, territorial energy I can feel whenever I show up to Gaston Park the day after a rain.
MUSHROOM HUNTING AT THE END OF THE WORLDDANNY PALUMBONOVEMBER 12, 2020EATER
The slices will be stiff, so take your time, using your hands to tuck a little butter into each slice and a butter knife, if necessary, to push the butter down between the slices.
THIS WHOLE HERB-ROASTED CHICKEN WITH HASSELBACK POTATOES IS A HOLIDAY-READY SHEET-PAN DINNERANN MALONEYNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Carbon tonearms have long been the norm for high-end turntables because they’re stiff and light, which gives a pure sound to records, but they’re generally expensive.
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Juries, which have less flexibility than judges in crafting sentences, tend to hand out stiffer punishments than those called for by the guidelines.
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If you practice Stoicism, you are just not inclined toward sporting a stiff upper lip.
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The proposition would impose stiffer fines on companies that break certain data privacy rules and create a new state agency that along with California’s Justice Department will enforce the state’s consumer privacy laws.
CALIFORNIA JUST PASSED TOUGHER PRIVACY RULES THAT MAY REVERBERATE NATIONWIDEJONATHANVANIAN2015NOVEMBER 4, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO STIFFNESS

  • closeness
  • clot
  • compactness
  • concentration
  • density
  • fatness
  • heaviness
  • stiffness
  • agitations
  • ants in pants
  • antsinesses
  • anxieties
  • apprehensions
  • bad feelings
  • brunt
  • concerns
  • discomforts
  • disquiet
  • edginess
  • hostilities
  • jitters
  • nail-bitings
  • nerves
  • nervousness
  • pins and needles
  • pressures
  • restlessness
  • strains
  • suspense
  • unease
  • uneasiness
  • worries
  • worriments
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