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to get money or something else from by deceitful trickery

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This weak acid dissolved the area's limestone, chiseling out the earth.
Battles has put together a most entertaining history of libraries from the time of cuneiform chiseling on blocks of stone in the Middle East to imperial China's collections to today's electronically cataloged mega-collections.
Maybe because chiseling is expensive, Moore's monument reduces the Tenth Commandment to "Thou shalt not covet.
City planning maps call for the eventual widening of Kuehner, which could require chiseling away at the rock.
Hitachi Power Tools (NYSE: HIT) today announced its 15/16" SDS Plus Rotary Hammer, the DH24PF3, designed to blow away the competition by offering significantly faster drilling speed and unbeatable chiseling force at a competitive price.