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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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Once you've cranked the engine for 30 seconds or so, put in your new spark plugs, reconnect the ignition system and, if there's room in the tank, put in a few gallons of fresh gasoline.
I wonder just how many millions of gallons of fuel were cranked through the old pumps down through the years.
Crappies are cranked way more often than most anglers realize--and anglers don't give crappies a chance to tell them how cranked they are.
Ron Sherman Advertising Tele-productions, located in southwest Little Rock and in business for nearly 20 years, thinks it set a record with the amount of commercials it cranked out in 2005, though there's no official way of knowing.
In the final tableau, Fogarty cranked a bicycle wheel, activating a single pulsating light.