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not physically steady or firm

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inclined to shake as from weakness or defect

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affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets

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lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality

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ABOUT 30 illegal jetties patronised by more than 1,121 rickety boats, currently ply the Lagos waterways, the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) has revealed.
When the project is completed, Karachiites suffering tremendous hardships because of the rickety and inefficient public transport will get their much-needed relief.
The District Chief Executive for Atwima Kwanwoma, Nana Okyere Tawiah Antwi, has ordered the banning of rickety vehicles which pass as school buses in his district.
Amman, April 1 (Petra)-- A four-storey rickety hotel building collapsed in central India, killing at least 10 people and injuring another three, police said Sunday.
The Sindh transport authorities or the concerned minister continue to make promises about improving the city's transport infrastructure and putting hundreds of buses on the roads of the mega metropolis but nothing has happened so far - and people continue to travel on the existing rickety buses as a daily punishment.
During the rickety road ride, unexpected things happen.
The electrofishing which involves running an electron current into the water using rickety generation to catch Sher Mahi which is found only in Kabul River.
The job of taking apart an old and rickety ship is a hazardous job.
MORE than 90 migrants were yesterday believed to have died after their rickety boat was damaged shortly after leaving the Libyan coast.
Up to a million are believed to be waiting on the Libyan coast ready to board rickety boats bound for Italy.
Observer Arsim Zekoli in Utrinski vesnik comments that Gruevski and Ahmeti came to terms with the fact that Zaev has fully revealed the demagogic cloth of their pathetic rickety nudity.
Further animated evidence that 3D gimmickry can't improve a rickety script.
Britain refusing to help will not stop desperate people boarding rickety boats to flee war-torn countries - it will simply result in more people needlessly drowning.
SHEFFIELD trainer Lisa Stephenson splashed out just over PS6,800 to buy Rickety Bridge at Sunday's British Combined Greyhound Auctions' sale at Owlerton, writes John Forbes.
Claudia Llosa expands her preoccupations with mysticism and superstition in the modern world, working her way up from a medieval-minded Andean village in "Madeinusa" to faith healing at the frigid far reaches of the Arctic Circle with "Aloft." But this time, the Peruvian helmet invents a rickety belief system as a pretext for tearing it all down, botching the telling of a more satisfying character-based story in the process.