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having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions

painful as if caused by a sharp instrument

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Since public and private hospitals will only pierce ears, young girls and boys who want to pierce navels, eyebrows or noses have to resort to illegal home-based piercing shops.
And not every woman can have this type of piercing as the clitoris is too small.
PETER Georgiou, 50, owns a body piercing shop in Newport, and has been piercing since 1997.
No study has examined the correlation between piercing and endocarditis.
Since the patient's gingival recession was present only around the oral metal device, the piercing was considered to be the cause.
Whether on the tip of your tongue -- or in the middle -- perioral piercing is NOT the rage among dentists.
A: Body piercing is the act of punching a hole in your body, usually in your skin or cartilage, the tough material that gives your nose, ears, and other body parts their shape.
I accidentally clamped down on my tongue piercing with my back teeth the other day and swallowed a piece of tooth.
Consider that body piercing does not require a license, and it is almost always done without an anesthetic.
Our policy does not specifically deal with body piercing other than the ears.
Paul is a talented merchant with a proven track record that includes the successful turnaround at Piercing Pagoda," commented Ms.
Assemblyman George Runner's bill to require teen-agers and children to get their parent's permission before piercing their navels, noses or other body parts has made it halfway to approval - although with some changes.
Zale Corporation (NYSE:ZLC) announced today that its indirect wholly owned subsidiary has completed its tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Piercing Pagoda, Inc.
After Runner accepted several amendments and the committee, by a 7-6 vote, exempted ear piercing from the parental permission requirement, the Public Safety Committee decided to postpone a vote until March 18.
Zale Corporation (NYSE:ZLC), the largest specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, and Piercing Pagoda, Inc.