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n the part of an anterior artificial tooth between the ridge lap and the shoulder. The pins for retaining the tooth in the base material are located in the shut.

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Q. Can a Chiropractor tell if your organs are shutting down?

A. She told me that because my spine is out of line so much, that it's causing my organs to shut down. I have been having bladder problems. I really think she is just trying to scare me.

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We're starting to get worried that the editorial people have a better sense of the other guy and that we run the risk of getting shut out.
On top of that there's some keeping-it-real sub-plots about drugs, bad homes and community centres getting shut down.
In this case, they had a problem that their Web sites kept getting shut down, so someone said, 'Let's make this a bit more untraceable,' and the way to do that was to host it, or appear to host it, on third-party systems," Stewart says.
Equally tedious is a segment devoted to Righteous Babe act Bitch 'N Animal (Eternally Hard) almost getting shut down in South Carolina because Animal dares to bare her breasts in concert.
Maybe the smart guys will figure out the cost of a few more days' worth of goods beats the chances of getting shut out by delivery interruptions -- natural or man-made.
A recent UCLA national study found the median parental income of incoming college freshmen increased more than twice as fast as the median income of all families with children in the eighties, a clear sign that students from less affluent families were again getting shut out of higher education.
Most businesses today are getting shut down by the banks; credit card companies are retreating on them; and the qualification levels they must meet have become higher than ever.
I was just sick of trying to go kite boarding and then getting shut down and not having anything to do," said Geverie, who was also a world champion kayaker in the 1990s.
But we will be able to address all of those, even to the point of irresponsible miners getting shut out.
The Blue Jays scored just one run in Cleveland, getting shut out in the series opener and losing 2-1 in Game 2 on Saturday.
Did you just tell your phone that you were getting shut if it doesn't commit to becoming an Evertonian?
Alaska put its best foot forward for this one but couldn't finish it, getting shut out in the final 2:39 to lose a 95-90 edge and come into the critical third game needing nothing less than a win.