sweatbox


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small or narrow cell

a device that causes tobacco leaves or fruit or hides to sweat

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It's worth noting that Trudi Styler's "The Sweatbox," an unusually frank examination of creative differences over "The Emperor's New Groove," mysteriously vanished into thin air after its 2002 Toronto fest preem.
at 457 ("Indeed, the problem of the sweatbox lending model that exploits the cognitive defects of certain borrowers is an independent ground for policy intervention wholly apart from any trouble with externalities.
I'll remember Anthony Lucas taking a pass on the Hogs' first snap of the game against then-nemesis SMU in 1998 and taking it to the house in the sweatbox of War Memorial Stadium, then the Hogs putting a 42-6 hurting on Alabama a week later in Fayetteville, the Tide's worst lost since pre-Bear Bryant days.
Other cross-country sweatbox excitement has been recently reported out of the Lakal camp, with promises of Mariano hammers and a full-length Mare Johnson interview coming to the pages of this very mag in the months to come.
Instead of traditional focus groups--handpicked demographic slices in sweatbox conference rooms--Rapaille employs the tools of therapists: He adopts the persona of a visitor from another planet, asking seemingly obvious questions ("What is money for?
Thirty heavily armed terrorists wielding guns and bombs charged into the school grounds, herding some 1,200 hostages into an oppressive sweatbox of an auditorium that they thoroughly wired to explode.
But one mum said: 'At times, it was like a sweatbox in the maternity unit.
Or take in the temezcal, a pre-Hispanic ritual involving a mud scrub and several sweatbox sessions in an adobe igloo.
It is good to know all the time in the sweatbox paid off for us.
As these pieces of information started to fall into place, I observed all the Bone's windows have been re-glazed on the inside, sealing it with soundproofing, turning its main room into a confined sweatbox.
Bashpa swedana applies steam evenly to the whole body (with the exception of the head) with the use of a sweatbox.
Morton, HM2 Wargo, HM3 Green, HM3(FMF) Dawson and the scores of other Sailors not mentioned by name, who spent countless hours in the grueling sweatbox of Guatemala to bring much-needed medical care to those folks.
When they went into an anthem honoring the only woman general in the Southern Mexico struggle -Somos Ramona- the place was a sweatbox of joy.
Hot Music can reveal that the revival of the six-stringed demon and the sound of Nu-Metal has caused Ireland's biggest promoters to relaunch the outdoor sweatbox.