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move out of a curled position

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I popped them where they needed to be, but Little John curled up in a ball and refused to uncurl.
Though it can reach six feet, fiddleheads are harvested before they mature, at eight to twenty inches tall, before the tips uncurl.
When you beat egg whites, those proteins start to uncurl and stretch out, and air bubbles are added into the mix.
Thankfully, I uncurl my legs from beneath me and stand, feeling the blood rush back into my calves and feet.
Uncurl your toes (you'll support yourself on the tops of your feet), lower your butt down and let your back arch.
As he well knew, however, a good cup of tea cannot be rushed, and he always insisted that the teapot, cup and teaspoon be properly warmed before the tea is made, and that the brewing time should be determined by the level of leaves in the tea caddy as leaves uncurl over time, and smaller leaves fall to the bottom.
in the seagrass hollows wormfish curl and uncurl their fern-like
Your small hands will uncurl no more; Your little eyes will never open again; your tiny heart has stopped beating.
Thrips, minuscule squiggly squirmers that appear when you uncurl the leaves they inhabit, go through their entire life cycle in only 10 days.
Unlike a tea bag that compresses under its own weight when steeped in water, the tea stick allows tea leaves enough space to uncurl and impart its full flavor to the water they steep in.
According to Steve Brill in Identifying and Harvesting Edible and Medicinal Plants, fiddleheads are safe only before their fronds uncurl.
Uncurl and straighten the two paper clips so that there is just one hook on each paper clip.
To come out of the posture, while keeping the grip, relax your hips back down onto your heels and slowly uncurl the spine until your back is straight again, bringing the chin off the chest last.
Tell them to blow through the end of the party blower to watch the "proboscis" curl and uncurl.