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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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There were still several hours of grey daylight and sombre twilight, and he utilised them in chopping an enormous supply of fire-wood.
Several hours' work a day, chopping firewood for the steamboat companies, sufficed to keep him in food.
One morning Hall came over and watched Billy chopping wood for Saxon.
He worked away for an hour, all the while delivering an exposition on the art of chopping wood.
No preparation is required; no peeling or chopping with this new convenient format.
High-quality prepared ingredients can be a godsend because some invisible helper has done all of the chopping, slicing, peeling and other prepping for you.
For thermoset spray-up, MultiStar 819 is an assembled roving with a special sizing that is said to provide easy chopping with low fuzz, no static charge, and uniform splitting during chopping.
We had always liked the nonferrous business, and in about 1980 we started a small wire chopping operation," he recalls.
He makes outrageous offers, telling his audience that "It's time to do some chopping.
Shop carefully (with a list); use coupons (but be selective); buy items on sale; eat less expensive food items; don't shop when you're hungry, tired or during rush hour; set a realistic grocery budget; opt for using less prepped foods and doing more cooking steps yourself (like slicing mushrooms, chopping onions, shredding cheese or red or green cabbage, etc.