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Synonyms for dent

make a dent in

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diminish

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Synonyms for dent

an appreciable consequence (especially a lessening)

a depression scratched or carved into a surface

an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)

make a depression into

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Using Smart Picture, OnSource Photo Inspections find, count, and size those dents automatically, thereby speeding up a claims process that used to take a lot of time for insurance companies.
Now, getting dents removed from a car can be expensive and time consuming if you plan to take it to a garage.
Les dents commencent leur formation pendant la grossesse, je deconseille donc formellement de prendre pendant cette periode des antibiotiques, des hormones.
En effet, ce jeune Australien a vu ses dents pourrir suite a une trop forte consommation de soda.
CUMBRIAN alpaca breeders Jim and Mary Dent earned a top price of 5,200gns at a special sale of stock from their prize-winning Blueberry herd.
Developer Henry Boot Developments has planning in place to develop a Waitrose store on the Dents site.
He became a Dent Wizard franchise-holder in 2007, right at the start of the downturn.
Other than the common practice of combing dents in repairing and maintaining air-conditioners, there does not appear to be published data quantifying effects dents in fins have on performance.
DENTS CAN spoil the appearance of an otherwise well-maintained car, and having them professionally removed is costly.
Wood dents: For simple dents, try adding a drop of water in the dent, cover with soft cloth; apply hot iron for a few seconds.
Here in Iraq we've noticed that; when we chamber--but; not; fire--rounds in our M16-serieG rifles or M4/M4A1 carbines, it dents the round's primer.
They don't make 'em like her anymore - simple and easy to work on,'' Tony says, stroking her dents.
Technicians can earn 'up to pounds 40,000 a year' removing dents or paint scratches from cars and vans.
CTI) of Akron, OH, and its parent company, Akron Special Machinery (ASpM), also of Akron, for on-line tire sidewall inspection solutions that can identify and measure deformities such as bulge, dents and depressions as small as one thousandth of an inch.
Dents or "worming" results in imperfections in the sheet surface.