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to make a large profit

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stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber

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a strip fixed to something to hold it firm

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furnish with battens

secure with battens

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The eyes of the medical world will now be on Jessica to see to see if giving the treatment early to a healthy child could stop the symptoms of Battens ever presenting themselves.
Just hours after Liam's death, they found the strength to issue a statement paying tribute to their precious boy and pledging to stand by others at war with Battens.
Using a wood bit in your drill driver make pilot holes through the timber battens.
Batten disease is named after the British paediatrician Frederick Batten, who first described it in 19 0 3 .
Having bequeathed its name to Battens Drive, Battens Farm had found a new home in an ancient village whose recorded history predated the new arrival's by 600 years.
You should have already decided on the pattern of your tongue and groove - ie diagonal, horizontal, vertical, zigzag - and have fixed the battens in place accordingly.
Rather than fixing them directly to the wall, though, you attach them to a series of battens fixed to the wall, around 40cm apart.
Battens were tested to evaluate their capacity for being shaped and bent using steaming, a traditional boat-building technique, and the durability of joints was assessed through tension tests.
It was produced by a fateful combination of business skill and serendipity, says Frank Batten, who, with Jeffrey L.
Led by Batten sisters Mirian and Guin, the foursome were bidding to become the first ever Brits to win a women's rowing medal.
Measure the width of four side planks lying side by side; then add 6" to figure the length of your A side battens (2 1/2" for the channel, plus 1/4" between planks, plus 1 /2" rabbets at each end).
Tomb 7's bone battens are about 8 inches long and less than half an inch wide, miniature versions of typical wooden battens.
Carpentry and carpentry Supply, set and erect construction timber KVH for new roof constructions and dormers as well as supplementing and retrofitting roof constructions Supply and installation of undervoltage lanes and counter battens Delivery and installation of roof formwork Delivery and installation of steel structures in the roof rack 1.
BATTENS Disease is a fatal disorder of the nervous system that typically begins in childhood and generally attacks vision and impairs mental and physical growth.