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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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This can be explained by the higher lactic acid accumulation during cycling than arm cranking at intensities exceeding 80% of [?
Pre-positioning the ICE to eliminate one cranking period To reduce the noise from one cranking period, we optimized the stop position of the ICE.
Graphite is superior to glass when cranking smallmouths for three reasons: 1) Graphite is much better at ripping baits free of grass, which is the number-one triggering mechanism on many bodies of water.
Founded in 2005, Cranking Software has quickly become a leader in medical related software.
Previous investigations conducted on a treadmill--therefore requiring steering--have demonstrated significant differences in mechanical efficiency, peak power output, and peak heart rate between synchronous and asynchronous arm cranking [4,6].
Re-read the definition and you will doubtless agree that the sentence should say, 'Consumers who are cranking [air cons] may think a bonanza is in store for electric companies.
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Kevin Morlock of Indigo Guide Service knows a thing or two about cranking salmonids.
When you're cranking the cab up or down, stay as low and as far under the vehicle as possible.
He also notes that while automakers are talking about 42-v systems, some of these so-called "tuner" cars have a second battery installed just for cranking up the audio amps.
When you're cranking out VOCs, you're going to pay the price.
A national business publication noted this summer that "Consumers who are cranking up their air conditioning may think electric companies are in store for a bonanza.
The shunt-based IBS supervises all vehicle modes from key-off to cranking with a high degree of accuracy.
Thelen says the change-up is a cranking presentation he goes to in calm conditions, when walleyes are less active.
Keep cranking the engine while setting the FLAME HEATER switch to ON for one second and to OFF for one second until the tachometer reads at least 300 rpm.