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pelt

the undressed, raw skin of a wild animal with the fur in place. If from a sheep or goat there is a short growth of wool or mohair on the skin.
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I know when it comes down to it, I can go to war at full pelt for 12 rounds and we'll see if he can match that.
Another painful moment followed when Scotland Under-21 duo Ryan Jack and Peter Pawlett collided at full pelt.
They and the several other quality performers who remain will be under orders to perform at full pelt without compromising the result through over-ambition.
Manager Dave Jones says: "We are one or two players from being at full pelt.
I'm bowling at about 75% now and I'm probably only another couple of spells away from bowling at full pelt again, which is great.
Aboard passengers had already enjoyed the locomotive at full pelt as it travelled north from Yorkshire, with the chime whistle sounding as it went.
Work is proceeding at full pelt The team behind the project couldn't resist naming the place in tribute to St Lucia's biggest fan," the Sun quoted a source as saying.
As a team, they are direct and they go at full pelt all the time.
ONE of the most thrilling experiences in music has to be feeling your eyeballs vibrate in their sockets and your very ribs resounding to the thunder of 6,000 organ pipes at full pelt in Symphony Hall.
They weren't anything like at full pelt - they will be 10 times more competitive on Wednesday.
Rodriguez directs at full pelt from start to finish but his film runs out of dramatic steam by the end of the first hour, leaving the majority of the overblown action to his feisty, gravity-defying heroine.
Buy this record and listen to it alone with the lights down and the volume at full pelt and you'll feel a whole lot better than you did an hour previously.