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having fine teeth set close together


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I would be devastated if there was anything like PPI because we have been through the business with a fine-tooth comb.
All this process and fine-tooth combing takes place before the Power List ever sees ink or distribution.
They went over the contract of the fight with a fine-tooth comb.
But it has emerged that Newton has set the board a deadline for this Tuesday to allow Higgins' accountants a chance to check over the books with a fine-tooth comb.
Mitnick insists the contents are fictional and his publishers are currently going through it with a fine-tooth comb to ensure this claim is true.
Federal officials and state legislators may be running the computerized equivalent of a fine-tooth comb through all sexually explicit material in cyberspace," Morales wrote.
Without doing the kind of fine-tooth checking Young seems to have done herself, it's impossible to know for sure that her statistics are more accurate than Faludi's.
The buyer now has carte blanche to learn all he or she can about your business, which means talking to employees and going over your financial and sales records with a fine-tooth comb.
Therefore, it is critical that you go over these complaints and orders with a fine-tooth comb to find out whether or not the service reduction actually affects all of the tenants who have signed the complaint.
The great majority of the correspondents have laid aside their axes and fine-tooth combs and are ready to do their share toward making permanent the program of mutual helpfulness thus established by [him].
The GearWrench Ratcheting Tap & Die System's Ratcheting "T" Wrench eliminates tedious hand-over-hand action with its 5-degree fine-tooth design as well as a convenient reversing lever for maximum productivity.
Bermuda's premier Craig Cannonier had fuelled speculation a deal looked unlikely when he indicated that there remained clauses in the agreement "that may need to be adjusted" and that his finance ministry was "going over it with a fine-tooth comb".
Its rigid plastic fine-tooth comb didn't give the sort of coverage of other brushes, which is a shame considering it's meant to be good for my lashes inside and out.