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chopping

a therapeutic exercise to improve the strength and coordination of upper trunk nerves and muscles by lifting the arms overhead and lowering them in a chopping or slashing movement.
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The competitive wringer of the past few years has meant that only efficient and well-capitalized operators have been able to stay in the wire chopping sector.
The wire chopping operations hit a bump in the early part of this decade, as intense buying from brokers shipping unprocessed wire and cable to China greatly hindered operations in Spencer.
Although some salsas (those that are chunkier and rustic) require a bit of hand chopping for best results, there's really no trick to making them.
If necessary, remove to cutting board and finish chopping with chef's knife until very fine.
4 tomatoes, chopped (squeeze out some of juice before chopping, if desired)
Use the microwave to defrost meats or veggies or melt chocolate or butter and a garlic press instead of chopping garlic.
Although the salad involves lots of chopping - including iceberg lettuce, cucumber, green onions, cooked chicken breast, red and yellow peppers and sun-dried tomatoes - the effort is well worth the tasty results.