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eccentric

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an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride

a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle

travel along a zigzag path

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start by cranking

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rotate with a crank

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fasten with a crank

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bend into the shape of a crank

(used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail

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Later, I went through the story with most of the guys in the ready room, and one said, "Didn't you read that message about a guy who manually cranked down his canopy and ended up losing it?
Arets' Academy building - with its cranked geometries wrapped, or made, of translucent blocks - is unmistakably of the more problematic present.
Use a cranked photo as you would any regular mobile photo: apply it as wallpaper, send it to friends or set it as the picture for an incoming call.
Ratchet & Clank 2' was cranked out in less than a year's time, which is amazing.
Southern California residents flocked to beaches and swimming pools Tuesday and cranked up the air conditioning as they sought relief from the lingering heat wave.