Waxing is expensive and requires the carcass to be partially plucked
But I've never had my eyebrows done or plucked
or anything like that at all.
while the bird is still alive is believed to be of better quality than when the goose is dead.
A well-scalded bird can be plucked
in 20 to 30 seconds.
his best-actor statuette from the Hollywood heavens for Gladiator late last March, just as he and Rapp were starting work on A Beautiful Mind, director Ron Howard's fact-based drama about Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Forbes Nash Jr.
The installation's title plays across various registers: the plucked
feathers of the screen, the trapeze artist plucking the bar from the air as it swings toward her, and finally the process that so disturbed Bergson, extracting a moment from time and reducing it to a sequential, cinematic linearity.
from trees that grew in the shade of taller fruit and hardwood trees, the beans ground for our morning java jolt today come largely from deforested acres of monoculture.
The instruments include the domra, which is stringed and plucked
; the gusli (psaltery), also stringed and plucked
, the oldest instrument represented; the balalaika, more strings plucked
, here a double-bass balalaika; and the bayan, a reed keyboard accordion.
For example, Darius Rucker of Hootie and the Blowfish probably wouldn't like it too much if his guitar started to buzzzzzzzz when he plucked
Let the string be plucked
at a number of points chosen more or less at random with a force that varies at random, and then held down at the lowest point reached.
Indeed, Wells wasn't expecting any revelations when he first plucked
a hair from his crown, snipped it about a quarter-inch from the root, mounted the segment through a piece of cardboard and put the assembly under a microscope.
First discovered in the Fujian province of China, Lipton(R) Pyramid White Tea is plucked
by hand from the tips of tea buds before the tea leaf blossoms, to preserve the natural goodness of the whole leaf.