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singeing

The frying of skin due to hot gases from the muzzle of a gun fired at close range.

singeing

flash application of flame to remove residual, esthetically unattractive hairs from poultry and pig carcasses.
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Pendant ce temps, au cours de l'examen, les deux singes s'echangeaient les regards et se sont enfuis de la cage courant dans le village des marchandises.
Singe added that UNIFIL had dispatched a search team to the region where the citizen was kidnapped to learn more about the incident.
All assets must be at risk at all times to satisfy the risk-sharing requirement of singe plan status.
It wasn't the first time Singe and Kate had faced the spectre of death.
Thomas McLeod, 19, tried to singe the hairs on friend Eiddon James's backside with a cigarette lighter after the Welshman passed out.
One of the main reasons LenSec was chosen was because its software enables any authorized user to view and manage any camera at any facility from a singe web page, within two mouse clicks.
Singe Helen, who works at the Just So Cafe in Trowbridge, Wilts, only found out she was pregnant a day earlier.
This year's Contribution Award winners included: Agility, Cognos, FRx, iTera, Lexel, Moore Wallace, Paragon and Singe Source Solutions.
Pickard was formerly a Partner with Singe, Lewak Greenbaum & Goldstein, LLP, and with Coopers & Lybrand, L.
The US Patent and Trade Office awarded NanoDynamics Patent Number 6,749,712 titled "Method of Utilizing Sol-gel Processing in the Production of a Macroscopic Two or Three Dimensionally Ordered Array of Singe Wall Nanotubes.